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.

Leeming Wath

Early-attested site in the Parish of Burneston

Historical Forms

  • Lemingeford 1154–66 Marrick

Etymology

'Ford across the river Leeming' v. ford . This element was later replaced by ON  vað 'ford.'

Places in the same Parish