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.

Church lane

Field in the Parish of Rothwell

Historical Forms

  • Church lane 1686 Terrier
  • Churchgate 1721 Terrier

Etymology

Church lane 1686, Churchgate 1721(cf. Kyrk Styghe infra)