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.

Thakerigg

Field in the Parish of Borrowdale

Historical Forms

  • Thakerigg 1546 NB

Etymology

Thakerigg(v. þak, hryggr, under hrycg)