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.

Laconwell

Field in the Parish of Market Harborough

Historical Forms

  • Laconwell 1655 MktHPR
  • longelakynwell 1475 Wyg
  • longelakenwell 1497 MktHPR

Etymology

Laconwell 1655, longelakynwell 1475, longelakenwell 1497 (v. lang 1) (v. wella; with the OE   masc. pers. n. Lāca (Lācan gen. sg.))