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.

Marcebuthe

Field in the Parish of Borrowdale

Historical Forms

  • Marcebuthe 1209–10 Furness

Etymology

Marcebuthe(possibly'boundary buð,' v. mearc)