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.

the crabbe hyll

Field in the Parish of Ashby cum Fenby

Historical Forms

  • the crabbe hyll 1577 Terrier
  • the Crabbe hill 1601 Terrier
  • y e Crab hil 1690 Terrier

Etymology

the crabbe hyll 1577, the Crabbe hill 1601, y e Crab hil 1690