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.

Millenheath

Major Settlement in the Parish of Prees

Historical Forms

  • Milneheth 1282 InqMisc 1283 Pat
  • Mulnethe, Mulnehethe 1283 InqMisc
  • Mill-heath 1672 HTR
  • Millenheath 1796 RTH
  • Millen Heath 1833 OS

Etymology

'(Wind)mill heath', v. myln , hǣð .