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.

baukwell leane

Field in the Parish of Whitton

Historical Forms

  • baukwell leane 1577 Terrier

Etymology

baukwell leane 1577(v. wella; the first el. is OE  balc(a)'a bank, a ridge')