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.

in campis de Worleby iuxta Elsham

Field in the Parish of Worlaby

Historical Forms

  • in campis de Worleby iuxta Elsham 1420 AD
  • Worlebye fieldes 1576 BPD
  • Worletby field 1638 Terrier

Etymology

in campis de Worleby iuxta Elsham 1420 AD, Worlebye fieldes 1576 BPD, Worletby field 1638(Elsham)(v. feld).