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.

Obberd Leys

Field in the Parish of Seaton

Historical Forms

  • 1846 TA

Etymology

Obberd Leys(v. lēah, cf. Hubberdysmore, Huberdesmore Hy 4; with the surn.Hubbard, cf. John Hubberd and Thomas Hubberd 1522 MilS of Langham, v. mōr1)