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.

viam de Risum '

Field in the Parish of Burton by Lincoln

Historical Forms

  • viam de Risum ' 1847 TA
  • Rysam gate l16 Terrier

Etymology

viam de Risum' 1198–1205, Rysam gate l16(v. gata; Risum Rysam is the neighbouring parish of Riseholme)