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Survey of English Place-Names

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ynges furlong

Field in the Parish of Rothwell

Historical Forms

  • ynges furlong 1577 Terrier
  • one dall of Inges 1587 Yarb
  • Ings 1606 Terrier
  • a furlong called Inges 1611 Terrier 1625 Terrier
  • inges 1638 Terrier
  • Ings-furlong 1679 Terrier
  • Inges furlong 1721 Terrier

Etymology

ynges furlong 1577, one dall of Inges 1587, Ings 1606, a furlong called Inges 1611, 1625, inges 1638, Ings-furlong 1679, Inges furlong 1721(v. eng'meadow, pasture', furlang)