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.

Wolgurhull

Field in the Parish of Duffield

Historical Forms

  • Wolgurhull 1415 DuLaMB
  • Wulgorhille 1482 MinAcct
  • Ogars hill 1590 DuLa

Etymology

Wolgurhull 1415, Wulgorhille 1482, Ogars hill 1590('Wulfgār's hill', v.hyll)