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.

Sand furlonges

Field in the Parish of Rothwell

Historical Forms

  • Sand furlonges 1577 Terrier
  • the Sands 1606 Terrier
  • the sands 1611 Terrier 1625 Terrier 1638 Terrier
  • y e Sands 1721 Terrier

Etymology

Sand furlonges 1577, the Sands 1606, the sands 1611, 1625, 1638,y e Sands 1721(v. sand, furlang)