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 Rearsby

Historical Forms

  • Teynebrygis 1467×84 LTD
  • Teynybrigges 1467×84 LTD
  • Tynbryges 1467×84 LTD


Teynebrygis, Teynybrigges, Tynbryges 1467 × 84, Tenbrigges 1601, 1612, 1675 (v. tēn, brycg; a sequence of ten causeways across marshy ground seems to be alluded to here)