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.

Gally Gap

Early-attested site in the Parish of Scrayingham


Gally Gap (6″), i.e. gallow gap, is so named in 1828 Langd.

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Major Settlement