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.

viam de Fenby

Field in the Parish of Wold Newton

Historical Forms

  • viam de Fenby eHy3 Alv
  • fenbigate eHy3 Alv

Etymology

viam de Fenby, fenbigate eHy3(13)('the road to Fenby(in Ashby cum Fenby)', v. gata)