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.

Michaelmas Holme

Field in the Parish of Seaton

Historical Forms

  • 1846 TA 1846 TA

Etymology

Michaelmas Holme(v.holmr; Michaelmas, the Feast of St Michael the Archangel, falls on 29th September,and being a quarter day of the business year, was no doubt that on which the rentalfor this ground became due)