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.

Battell Flat

Field in the Parish of Woore

Historical Forms

  • Battell Flat 1838 TA
  • Batayleflat 1838 TA

Etymology

Battell Flat 1639–40(the samen. is noted PN Db 583(Batayleflat 1351), and other compounds with bataille arelisted in VEPN: v. discussion of Sa instances in Welshampton f.ns. supra)