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 Kings way

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • the Kings way 1694 Terrier

Etymology

the Kings way 1694, the Kings highway l. 17, 1700 et passim to 1745 (v. king, hēah - weg)