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 hempe yarde

Field in the Parish of Glentworth

Historical Forms

  • the hempe yarde 1612 Terrier

Etymology

the hempe yarde 1612(v. hænep'hemp', geard'anenclosure')