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.

Wem Moss

Other OS name in the Parish of Wem

Historical Forms

  • Wem Heath 1840 TA
  • Northwodegrene 1745 PR(L)


, 1833 OS . This area is Wem Heath 1840TA , and there are two Heath Fields and two Moss Fields adjoining . 1833 OS shows Northwood Green by the village ; this is Northwodegrene 1745 PR(L) 10 .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name