English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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the Church ( e ) hadland

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • the Church ( e ) hadland 1625 Terrier 1638 Terrier 1722 Terrier
  • the church headland 1674 Terrier

Etymology

the Church (e) hadland 1625, 1638 et passim to 1722, the church headland 1674 (v. hēafod - land and St Peter's Church supra)