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.

Worgrett

Field in the Parish of East Holme

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA
  • Holnemede ' 1393 Fine

Etymology

Worgrett(a piece of watermeadow on R. Frome(once) belonging to the manor of Worgret in Arnepar. supra, referred to as'an acre of meadow in Holnemede' 1393, cf. Creechand Povington supra, Holme Mead infra).