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.

Crakehou stigtes

Field in the Parish of Wold Newton

Historical Forms

  • Crakehou stigtes 13 Holywell

Etymology

Crakehou stigtes 13(v. kráka'a crow, a raven', haugr, with stíg'a path'; Crakehou is a Scand.compound)