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.

hanging meare furlong

Field in the Parish of Burton by Lincoln

Historical Forms

  • hanging meare furlong l16 Terrier

Etymology

hanging meare furlong l16('strip of land ona furrow situated at a boundary on a slope', v. hanging,(ge)mǣre, furlang)