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.

Little Driffield

Early-attested site in the Parish of Great Driffield

Historical Forms

  • Parva Driffeld 1290 YI
  • Lit(t)le Dreffeld 1367 Pat


Little Driffield, with forms and meaning as for Great Driffield supra 153, is distinguished as Parva Driffeld 1290 YI, Lit (t )le Dreffeld 1367 Pat et passim .

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement