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.

Lutteshulle

Field in the Parish of Eynsham

Historical Forms

  • Lutteshulle 1363 Chambers

Etymology

Lutteshulle(Luttershulle 1241–64, v. hyll; there is someevidence for the existence of a stream-name from OE  hlūtor,'clear,' whichwould be a possible first element, v. supra 6: Chambers identifies this withLitchfield in the EnclA)