English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

Cowhes

Field in the Parish of Wyke Regis

Historical Forms

  • Cowhes 1554 Ilch

Etymology

Cowhes 1554(18)(probably forCowles, v. , lǣs)