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.

Mitchell Hill Common

Other OS name in the Parish of Cottenham


. Cf. Michell Ley 1596Christ 's , Cottenham Fennes voc .Michlaye 1604 (1727) Hayward , Michelle (e )1604Atkyns , fenn voc .Mukle 1660Dugd , Mitchell Hill c. 1840TA . This was apparently at first micel-lēah , ' large clearing . '