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 ould Mill stoumpe

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • the ould Mill stoumpe l.17 Terrier
  • the ould Mill stompe 1693 Terrier
  • ( at ) old Mill stump 1697 Terrier

Etymology

the ould Mill stoumpe l. 17, the ould Mill stompe 1693, (at) old Mill stump 1697, (at) the Mill Stump (v. stump; the surviving wooden base pillar of a former windmill)