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.

Skeffington 's Gorse

Field in the Parish of Blaston

Historical Forms

  • 1867 Surv


Skeffington's Gorse 1867 (v. gorst; cf. Reuben Skeffington 1867 of Blaston, whose family came originally from Skeffington, 5 miles to the northwest)