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.

Limekiln down

Field in the Parish of Old Sodbury

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA
  • le Lymkyln 1487 MinAcct
  • Lymepytt 1487 MinAcct

Etymology

Limekiln down(le Lymkyln, Lymepytt 1487, v. līm, cyln, pytt)