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.

Newleys Close

Field in the Parish of Seaton

Historical Forms

  • Newleys Close 1846 TA
  • Newleys Close or Long Lyes Close 1754 Anc

Etymology

Newleys Close 1719, Newleys Close or Long Lyes Close 1754(v. lēah)