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.

Beck Leas

Field in the Parish of Thistleton

Historical Forms

  • Beck Leas 1633 Bru
  • the Beck furlong 1634 Terrier

Etymology

Beck Leas 1633, the Beck furlong 1634(v. bekkr, lēah)