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.

Water Garthes

Field in the Parish of Waithe

Historical Forms

  • Water Garthes 1537–38 AOMB
  • the water garth c.1650 Terrier

Etymology

Water Garthes 1537–38, the water garth c.1650(v.wæter'wet', garðr)