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.

campum de Witen

Field in the Parish of Whitton

Historical Forms

  • campum de Witen Hy3 Welb
  • the feldes of Whitton 1562 Surv
  • Whitton ffeylde 1587 LNQ
  • the feildes 1606 Terrier

Etymology

campum de Witen Hy3(c1331), the feldes of Whitton 1562,Whitton ffeylde 1587, the feildes 1606(the open field of the village, v. feld)