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.

South mill bottom

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • 1810 EA
  • Le Suthmilne 1280–9 ChNCP
  • South Mylle furlong 1422 FB
  • South Mylle Hyll 1422 FB
  • South mylle bottome 1422 FB

Etymology

South mill bottom(Le Suthmilne 1280–9 ChNCP, South Mylle furlong, South Mylle Hyll, South mylle bottome 1422 FB; v. sūð, mylen, hyll, and botm, botn)