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.

The Slade

Field in the Parish of Burton and Dalby

Historical Forms

  • 1792 Rental

Etymology

The Slade (cf. Slade feilde 1605, 1612, v. slæd, feld; one of the great fields of the village, cf. Sledge Spinney supra and the furlong (e) between (e) slades in f. ns. (b) infra)