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 Swyneop

Field in the Parish of Wold Newton

Historical Forms

  • viam de Swyneop eHy3 Alv
  • svineope ( e ) gate eHy3 Alv
  • Swynhop dala a1182 Alv
  • Svineopdale eHy3 Alv
  • Svynopheuedland eHy3 Alv

Etymology

viam de Swyneop,svineope(e)gate eHy3(13)(v. gata), Swynhop dala a1182(13), Svineopdale eHy3(13)(v. dalr), Svynopheuedland(v. hēafod-land) eHy3(13)(alludingto the adjacent parish of Swinhope)