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 Market Harborough

Historical Forms

  • Tagyllisdyke 1492 Deed


Tagyllisdyke 1492 (v. dík; because of the genitival composition joint, a surn. such as Tagell or Tatchell may be indicated, but otherwise a compounded toponym may be thought of, with tagga plus hyll or wella; additional forms are needed)