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.

y e towne furlonge

Field in the Parish of Wold Newton

Historical Forms

  • y e towne furlonge 1580 Terrier
  • y e towne-furlong 1668 Terrier
  • y e Town furlong 1671 Terrier
  • y e town furlong 1679 Terrier

Etymology

y e towne furlonge 1580, y e towne-furlong 1668, y e Town furlong 1671, y e town furlong 1679(v. tūn, furlang)