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.

Mustard Hyrn

Other OS name in the Parish of Martham

Historical Forms

  • Mustardes 1391 AccMartham


( 2 acres of land called ) Mustardes 1391Acc Martham , Mustard Hern and Hurn freq in later Court Rolls ; for the surname Mustard , recorded from 1191 , v. Reaney s.n. , and hyrne . A Yarmouth man called Mustard owned land in Martham in the 14th cent .