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.

Hundred Acres

Field in the Parish of Repps with Bastwick

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA

Etymology

Hundred Acres(a tiny field near Martham Grange; theironic application of the name to very small fields is not uncommon, v. Fields.n.)