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.

Cuxwold Gate

Field in the Parish of Rothwell

Historical Forms

  • 1767 EnclA
  • Cuxwold Gate 1721 Terrier
  • Cuxwolde gate 1577 Terrier
  • Coxewold gate 1606 Terrier
  • Couxwould gate 1611 Terrier
  • Coxwold gate 1625 Terrier
  • Coxwould gate 1638 Terrier

Etymology

Cuxwold Gate1767(Cuxwold Gate 1721, Cuxwolde gate 1577, Coxewold gate 1606, Couxwould gate 1611, Coxwold gate 1625, Coxwould gate 1638, v. gata)(referring to theneighbouring parish of Cuxwold)