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.

Midelwong

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • Midelwong 1366–7 Acc
  • Medylgraveswong 1422 FB

Etymology

Midelwong 1366–7 ib, Medylgraveswong 1422 FB(v. OE  middel and OScand meðal, which often replaced OE  middel, græf or grāf, grǣfe and vangr)