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 Bailey - Hook

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • the Bailey - Hook 1708 Terrier

Etymology

the Bailey - Hook 1708 (18), the Baily hook (e) 1724, 1745 (v. baillif, hōc)