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.

le Shelde

Field in the Parish of Wolterton

Historical Forms

  • le Shelde 1541 WAL 1583 WAL

Etymology

le Shelde 1541, 1583 WAL(v. sceld'shelter')