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.

Arable Soward

Field in the Parish of Ketton

Historical Forms

  • 1943 Map
  • Soward Field and Soward Meadow 1769 EnclA 1773 Anc 1782 Anc
  • Soward Field Close 1774 Anc
  • Soward Meadow Close 1774 Anc

Etymology

Arable Soward(Soward Field and Soward Meadow 1769, 1773, 1782, Soward Field Close, Soward Meadow Close 1774,v. sūðeweard)