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.

Shelverdale Cl

Field in the Parish of Ketton

Historical Forms

  • 1810 Anc 1838 Anc
  • Shelverdale Cl 1774 Anc


Shelverdale Cl1810, 1838(Shelverdale Cl 1774, v. dalr, perh. the Silverdale of neighbouring Tixover f.ns.(a)but retaining the e spelling of ME  seluer'silver')