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.


Field in the Parish of Harrington

Historical Forms

  • Covensty 1725 UNKNOWN_SOURCE


Covensty(v. stīg. Thefirst element may be ME  coven,'company,''gathering,' as in'coven ofwitches')