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.


Early-attested site in the Parish of Scaleby

Historical Forms

  • Brightineflat c.1180 Laner


The first element would seem to be ME  Brightine from OE  Brihtwine . v. flat .

Places in the same Parish