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.


Field in the Parish of Wyham cum Cadeby

Historical Forms

  • Swanstanges c.1215 RA
  • Swanestang ' 1219 Ass


Swanstanges c.1215, Swanestang' 1219('theherdsman's roods of land', v. swān2, stǫng and cf. Swanland Dale Mearfur, PNL 2 23)