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.

Leases

Field in the Parish of Brougham

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA
  • le Lees 1523 SheriffAcct

Etymology

Leases(le Lees 1523, v. lǣs'pasture')