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 Nine landes

Field in the Parish of Burton and Dalby

Historical Forms

  • the Nine landes 1612 Terrier

Etymology

the Nine landes 1612 (v. nigon, land; a close made up of nine selions or' lands' of one of the former great fields of the village)