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.

Marsh Flat

Other OS name in the Parish of Aston upon Trent

Historical Forms

  • Marsh Flatt 1535 Derby
  • Marsflat 1763 EnclA
  • Mers 1086 DB


, Marsh Flatt 1535Derby , Marsflat 1763EnclA , v. mersc, flat. It isperhaps to be identified with Mers 1086 DB as suggested tentatively by Williamson (Notes) . The identification is in no way certain .