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.

Fishy Mead Copse

Other OS name in the Parish of Motcombe

Historical Forms

  • Fishey Md (Coppice) 1838 TA


, Fishey Md (Coppice )1838TA ; a small stream runs nearby , so perhaps ' enclosure where fish are caught ' , from fisc and (ge)hæg .