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.

Short tofte

Field in the Parish of Ashby cum Fenby

Historical Forms

  • Short tofte 1577 Terrier
  • Short Tofte 1601 Terrier

Etymology

Short tofte 1577, Short Tofte 1601(v. sceort, toft)