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.

tholdforthegate

Field in the Parish of Frisby

Historical Forms

  • tholdforthegate c.1250 Deed

Etymology

tholdforthegate c. 1250 (v. þe, ald, ford, gata)