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.

Foxen Gate

Field in the Parish of Theddingworth

Historical Forms

  • c.1965 Surv
  • Foxen Gate Furlong 1696 Map
  • Foxenway 1696 Map
  • Middle Foxenway Leys 1696 Map
  • Neather Foxenway Leys 1696 Map
  • Upper Foxenway Leys 1696 Map


Foxen Gate (Foxen Gate Furlong 1696 (v. gata, furlang), Foxenway 1696 (v. weg), Middle Foxenway Leys, Neather Foxenway Leys, Upper Foxenway Leys 1696 (v. leys); the road to Foxton which lies 4 miles to the north - east)