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.

the Turnpicke Road

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Harcourt

Historical Forms

  • 1821 Terrier

Etymology

the Turnpicke Road 1821 (v. turnepike; the main road to Leicester)