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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.

Feldisdale

Field in the Parish of Repps with Bastwick

Historical Forms

  • Feldisdale 1466 Field 1572 Field
  • Foldisdale 1466 Field 1572 Field

Etymology

Feldisdale, Foldisdale 1466, 1572(in Bastwick; OE  feldin variation with fald, falod, the latter possibly a pers. byname, v. Reaney s.n.Fold, and ME  dale'share of land')