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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.

Thorganby Saintfoin pce

Field in the Parish of Wold Newton

Historical Forms

  • 1772 Yarb 1810 Yarb c.1832 Yarb
  • Thorganby Walk 1703 MiD
  • Thorganby Nook 1724 Terrier

Etymology

Thorganby Saintfoin pce 1772(v. sainfoin), 1810, c.1832(Thorganby Walk 1703, Thorganby Nook 1724, v. nōk)(v.walk, alluding to the neighbouring parish of Thorganby)