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.

on stanihtan weg

Field in the Parish of Dowdeswell

Historical Forms

  • on stanihtan weg c.800 Dowd

Etymology

on stanihtan weg c. 800('the stony road', v. stāniht, weg, cf. Stantway iii, 204 infra)