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.

les Allondes Mersch

Field in the Parish of Stokesby with Herringby

Historical Forms

  • les Allondes Mersch 1424 Acc


les Allondes Mersch 1424 Acc Orm(in Herringby, v. ald, dial. old-land'arable land left unused';'ground that has lain untilled a long time and is nowploughed up' EDD s.v.,'arable land which has been laid down in grass morethan two years' Forby s.v., and mersc)