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.

Maers Ground

Other OS name in the Parish of Market Drayton

Etymology

( Gazetteer ) , Mayers 1840TA . TA also has fields called Big Mere , Far Mere , Near Mere and Middle Mare and Mare Lane Field , so there may have been a pond here , v. mere and cf. f. ns . The area is Maer Lane Industrial Estate on the modern street - map .