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.

le Gowle

Field in the Parish of Marsh Chapel

Historical Forms

  • le Gowle a1567 LNQ


le Gowle 1554*(from ME  goule'a watercourse, a ditch, a channel')