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.

le Lady Wong

Field in the Parish of Little Casterton

Historical Forms

  • le Lady Wong 1318 Blore

Etymology

le Lady Wong 1318 Blore(prob. a field whose revenues were assigned to theupkeep of a chapel or shrine in the local church and referring to Our Lady,the Virgin Mary, v. hlǣfdige, vangr)