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 head lande

Field in the Parish of Burton by Lincoln

Historical Forms

  • the head lande 1610 Terrier
  • Headland 1663 Terrier 1700 Terrier 1715 Terrier

Etymology

the head lande 1610, Headland 1663, 1700, 1715(v. hēafod-land)