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.

Thakines Bushe

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Harcourt

Historical Forms

  • Thakines Bushe 1609 Map
  • Thakens Bush 1635 Map

Etymology

Thakines Bushe 1609, Thakens Bush 1635 (v. Þæc, þak, - ing 2, busc; a source of roofing materials, cf. thachink in Frisby f. ns. (b))