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.

Whistel Gate

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Harcourt

Historical Forms

  • Whistel Gate 1609 Map

Etymology

Whistel Gate 1609 (v. gata; with a metathesized twisla, v. Twizzle Cl in adjoining Tur Langton f. ns. (a))