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.

le scortbuttes

Field in the Parish of Wold Newton

Historical Forms

  • le scortbuttes eHy3 Alv

Etymology

le scortbuttes eHy3(13)(v. sceort, butte with the first el.in a Scandinavianized form)