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.

Island Mdw

Field in the Parish of Claybrooke Magna

Historical Forms

  • 1839 Map

Etymology

Island Mdw (v. island; used of a field completely surrounded by others and thus without independent access by road)