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.

Emsley

Field in the Parish of Habberley

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA
  • Elmondeslye c.1380 SBL

Etymology

Emsley(Elmondeslye c.1380 SBL 6172, v. lēah, first element possibly a ME surname)

Places in the same Parish