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.

parcel of land called Bacon flyke

Field in the Parish of Whitton

Historical Forms

  • parcel of land called Bacon flyke 1587 LNQ

Etymology

parcel of land called Bacon flyke 1587(i.e. Bacon flitch, alluding to the shape of the piece of land)