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.

Oldebury

Field in the Parish of Checkendon

Historical Forms

  • Oldebury 1391 BC
  • Oldbury 1312 BC

Etymology

Oldebury(Oldbury 1312(c. 1444) BC, v.(e)ald, burh)