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.

Gower Hill

Field in the Parish of Wyke Regis

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA
  • Gorehill 1582 Ilch

Etymology

Gower Hill(Gorehill 1582(18), v. gāra)