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 Ormesby St Margaret with Scratby and Ormesby St Michael

Historical Forms

  • Westhyth 1423 Acc 1514 Ct
  • West heath 1587 Dep


Westhyth 1423 Acc Orm, 1514 Ct Ped, West heath 1587 Dep PRO(anarea called High Common in the TA; v. hȳð, hǣð)