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.

Tan Bar Hole

Field in the Parish of Taxal

Historical Forms

  • 1844 TA

Etymology

Tan Bar Hole 1831(probably a hole forsteeping tan-bark, v. tan-bark NED)