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.

Fowgill Beck

Early-attested site in the Parish of Ingleby Arncliffe

Historical Forms

  • Fulbroke c.1150,c.1160 Riev
  • Fowgill 1616 NR


'Dirty stream' v. ful , broc , gil .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Major Settlement