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

  • Watyrforouys 1364 Wyg
  • Waterforoues 1402 Wyg


Watyrforouys 1364, Waterforoues 1402 (v. wæter, furh and the water furrowes in Billesdon f. ns. (b))