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.

Meadow

Field in the Parish of Wem

Historical Forms

  • 1840 TA

Etymology

Meadow(FN 44 ascribes Lousy to hlōse'pigstye', but it is more likely to bederogatory)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name