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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.

Long Riggs

Field in the Parish of Burton by Lincoln

Historical Forms

  • 1818 Monson 1847 TA
  • Long Rigge close l16 Terrier
  • Long Rigge furlong l16 Terrier
  • Longe rigge close 1610 Terrier
  • Long rigge 1663 Terrier
  • Long Riggs 1700 Terrier 1715 Terrier 1724 Terrier
  • Long riggs 1703 Terrier
  • Long - Riggs 1847 TA

Etymology

Long Riggs 1818, 1847(Long Rigge close, Long Rigge furlong l16, Longe rigge close 1610, Long rigge 1663, Long Riggs 1700, 1715, 1724, Long riggs 1703, Long -Riggs 1709, v. lang1, hryggr)