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.

north meare bank

Field in the Parish of Burton by Lincoln

Historical Forms

  • north meare bank l16 Terrier

Etymology

north meare bank l16('the bank at thenorthern boundary', v. norð,(ge)mǣre, banke)