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.

Burrellesmere

Field in the Parish of Wolterton

Historical Forms

  • Burrellesmere 1538 GH

Etymology

Burrellesmere 1538 GH(v. Reaney s.n. Burrel and mere1 or(ge)mǣre'boundary,boundary road')