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.

Bullstake Cl

Field in the Parish of Scraptoft

Historical Forms

  • 1830 Surv


Bullstake Cl 1830 (v. bula, staca; records a field with a post to which bulls were once fastened for baiting, cf. Bulstake Bridge, Ox 35 and Bulstake, Wa 27)