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.

Lea Green Fm

Early-attested site in the Parish of King's Norton

Historical Forms

  • Lea 1086 DB 1180 P
  • de Lee, de la Lee c.1200 NQB 1275 SR
  • de la Leye 1300 Pat
  • atte Leye 1327 SR
  • atte Lye 1318 Ipm
  • Lee Eld, Lee Yeald 1490 Ct 1562 NQB
  • Lea Green, Lay Green 1820 G c.1830 O


v. leah . See further Lea End in Alvechurch supra 334. For Eld and Yeald v. Burcot in Bromsgrove supra 338.