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.

Fenbie short Furlong

Field in the Parish of Ashby cum Fenby

Historical Forms

  • Fenbie short Furlong 1709 Terrier 1724 Terrier
  • Fenbie long furlong 1709 Terrier 1724 Terrier
  • Fenby Short furlong 1724 Terrier

Etymology

Fenbie short Furlong, Fenbie long furlong 1709, 1724, Fenby Short furlong 1724(v. furlang)