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.

Sheasbe meare

Field in the Parish of Saddington

Historical Forms

  • Sheasbe meare 1601 Terrier
  • Sheasby mear 1700 Terrier 1724 Terrier
  • Shearsby meer 1745 Terrier

Etymology

Sheasbe meare 1601, Sheasby mear 1700, 1724, Shearsby meer 1745 (v. (ge) mǣre; Shearsby parish adjoins to the west)