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.


Early-attested site in the Parish of Hempsted

Historical Forms

  • Netheruge 1420 Lanth1
  • Netherigge 1539 Inq
  • Netheridge 1605 FF


Netheridge, Netheruge 1420Lanth 1, Netherigge 1539 Inq, Netheridge 1605FF .v. neoðera , hrycg , denoting the strip of land between two streams.