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.

to byrcsies heale

Field in the Parish of Dowdeswell

Historical Forms

  • to byrcsies heale 1838 TA c.800 Dowd

Etymology

to byrcsies heale(v.l. bircsiges hale) c. 800(the OE  pers.n. Beorhtsige, v. halh)