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 hyeway at the Towen Ende

Field in the Parish of Ashby cum Fenby

Historical Forms

  • the hyeway at the Towen Ende 1577 Terrier
  • the Towen ' ende 1577 Terrier
  • y e highe way at the towne end 1601 Terrier

Etymology

the hyeway at the Towen Ende, the Towen'ende 1577, y e highe way at the towne end 1601(v. tūn, ende1)