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.

Damfeild

Field in the Parish of Thistleton

Historical Forms

  • Damfeild 1633 Bru
  • Damwongs 1633 Bru c1635 Map
  • Dam - Woungs Feilde 1633 Bru c1635 Map
  • Damwange 1634 Terrier

Etymology

Damfeild 1633,Damwongs, Dam -Woungs Feilde 1633, c1635, Damwange 1634(v. damme, vangr,feld)