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.

fower dayles … one … called Haylye

Field in the Parish of Whitton

Historical Forms

  • fower dayles … one … called Haylye 1562 Surv
  • Hally Dale 1567–68 Lanc
  • one deale called the Halay 1577 Terrier
  • the Halay marfour 1577 Terrier

Etymology

fower daylesonecalled Haylye 1562, Hally Dale 1567–68, one deale called the Halay, the Halay marfour 1577(v.deill, marfur; Halay is obscure)