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.

Withy Leg

Early-attested site in the Parish of West Grinstead

Historical Forms

  • la Wythelyng 1288 Ass


Withy Leg (6″) may be associated with the family of Daniel de la Wythelyng (1288Ass ), but either the modern or the early form must be corrupt.