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.

Bredinebrigge

Field in the Parish of Borrowdale

Historical Forms

  • Bredinebrigge 1209–10 Furness

Etymology

Bredinebrigge('plank bridge,' from OE  bredeny adj. of bred,'plank')