English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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le biscopwang

Field in the Parish of Wyham cum Cadeby

Historical Forms

  • le biscopwang 1330 Spald

Etymology

le biscopwang 1330(c.1331)('the bishop's infield', alluding to the bishop ofLincoln. v. biscop, vangr)