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.

Cold Land Mdw

Field in the Parish of Rushbury

Historical Forms

  • 1841–6 TA
  • Cold Lawn Mdw 1785 TA
  • Two Cold Lawns 1785 TA

Etymology

Cold Land Mdw(Cold Lawn Mdw, Two Cold Lawns 1785: by WondrellCoppice, on 6″ this looks like an area of smooth ground on the edge of rough)