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.

Holgate

Field in the Parish of Stainburn

Historical Forms

  • Holgate c.1258 StB

Etymology

Holgate c. 1258 StB(v. holr, under holh, gata)

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement