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.

y e Northfield

Field in the Parish of Swinhope

Historical Forms

  • 1762 Terrier
  • the North Field 1621 Terrier
  • the North field Hedge 1621 Terrier
  • the North feild 1634 Terrier 1638 Terrier 1671 Terrier
  • the North Feild 1690 Terrier


yeNorthfield 1762(the North Field, the North field Hedge 1621(1822), the North feild 1634, 1638, 1671, the North Feild 1690, v. norð, feld, one of theopen fields of the parish, cf. South fd infra)