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.

Longe biggrigges

Field in the Parish of Cumwhitton

Historical Forms

  • Longe biggrigges 1626 Boothby
  • Longe biggeriggs 1589 ExchKR

Etymology

Longe biggrigges(Longe biggeriggs 1589 ExchKR.'Barley ridges,' v. bygg, hryggr, under hrycg)