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.

Fairies Drift

Field in the Parish of Clippesby

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA


Fairies Drift(for the pers.n.Fairey, v. Reaney s.n.; drift refers to a place where cattle were driven)