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.

Rothwell Stackgarth

Other OS name in the Parish of Rothwell


, cf . The Stackgarth Field 1864Terrier , v. stakgarth ( ON  stakkr , garðr ) ' the stack-yard ' , on which v. NED s.v. stack-garth . It was earlier Scarboroughs Top F .m1828Bry , presumably from the surn . Scarborough .