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 pear garthe

Field in the Parish of Ashby cum Fenby

Historical Forms

  • the pear garthe 1577 Terrier
  • the peare garth 1601 Terrier
  • peargarth 1664 Terrier
  • Peargarth 1690 Terrier

Etymology

the pear garthe 1577, the peare garth 1601, peargarth 1664, Peargarth 1690(v. peru, garðr)