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.

Bungay Lake Fm

Early-attested site in the Parish of Bromsgrove

Historical Forms

  • Bongey Lane 1504 Ct


The pers. name Bungy occurs in the Subsidy Rolls of 1275 and 1327 in Chaddesley Corbett hard by. Presumably the name ultimately derives from Bungay (Sf).