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.

Spires Mdw

Field in the Parish of Wigston Parva

Historical Forms

  • 1843 TA

Etymology

Spires Mdw (either with dial. spire' reeds, rushes' or with the surn. Spires, cf. Thomas Spiers (sic) 1831 Census of adjoining Sharnford)