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.

First Tamborough Third Tamborough Fifth Tamborough

Field in the Parish of Frisby

Historical Forms

  • 1878 PK 1907 Surv 1913 Sale 1878 PK 1907 Surv 1913 Sale
  • high tamborow 1625 Terrier
  • longe tamborow 1625 Terrier
  • low tamborow 1625 Terrier
  • High Tamborough 1638 Terrier
  • Long Tamborough 1638 Terrier

Etymology

First Tamborough Third Tamborough Fifth Tamborough, 1878, 1907, 1913 (v. flatr), 1878, 1907, 1913 (high tamborow, longe tamborow, low tamborow 1625, High Tamborough, Long Tamborough 1638, Tamborough Close c. 1700, v. Hill Tamborough supra)