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.

the Five Shillings peece

Field in the Parish of Seaton

Historical Forms

  • the Five Shillings peece 1646 Deed

Etymology

the Five Shillings peece 1646(alluding to the annual rental of the land, v. pece)