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.

ad Aulam de Beseby

Field in the Parish of Hawerby cum Beesby

Historical Forms

  • ad Aulam de Beseby 1312 Foster
  • ad aulam 1318 Foster
  • ate halle de Beseby 1295 Ass
  • atte Halle de Beseby 1329 Ass 1387 Peace
  • atte halle de Beseby 1355 FF
  • attehalle de Beseby 1359 Foster
  • at Halle de Beasebi 1369 Holywell
  • atte Halle of Beseby 1378 Fine

Etymology

ad Aulam de Beseby 1312, ad aulam 1318, ate halle de Beseby 1295, atte Halle de Beseby 1329, 1387, atte halle de Beseby 1355, attehalle de Beseby 13591, at Halle de Beasebi 1369,atte Halle of Beseby 1378 all(p)(v. hall)