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.

Roundhay Park

Other OS name in the Parish of Barwick in Elmet

Historical Forms

  • parcus voc' le Roundhey 1341 Surv
  • the park 1374 Roundhay
  • Le Roundhey 1424 Rent
  • the park of Roundehaw, Roundhey Parke 1503 Roundhay


, parcus voc ' le Roundhey 1341Surv , the park 1374 Roundhay, 'the park called Le Roundhey ' 1424Rent, the park of Roundehaw , Roundhey Parke 1503 Roundhay , v. park , the hunting enclosure which the name Roundhay itself describes .