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.


Field in the Parish of Saddington

Historical Forms

  • Seueshouhille c.1230 Deed


Seueshouhille c. 1230 (v. hōh, hyll; the first el. appears to be an OE   masc. pers. n. in the possessive case, but nothing is obvious; perh. an ancient Sceaf may be thought of, while ON   sef' reed, sedge' with a second el. haugr is unlikely here)