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.


Field in the Parish of Illston on the Hill

Historical Forms

  • Howgate 1388 Wyg


Howgate 1362, 1388 (v. gata; with hōh or haugr)