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.

Maiden Erlegh

Other OS name in the Parish of Earley

Historical Forms

  • Erley Maydens 1502 Ipm
  • Maiden Early 1761 Rocque


, Erley Maydens 1502 Ipm, Maiden Early 1761 Rocque ; this was an estate formed out of Earley Whiteknights in the 14th cent. ; the reason for the name appears to be unknown .