English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Acselmare ( four lands )

Field in the Parish of Fotherby

Historical Forms

  • Acselmare ( four lands ) 1697 DCLeases

Etymology

Acselmare(four lands) 1697(the first el. is probably a surn. Axcell, probably from the ON pers.n. Asketill with(ge)mǣre'a boundary, boundary land'; for the surn. v.Reaney s.n. Axcell)