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.

Broadgate

Field in the Parish of Burton by Lincoln

Historical Forms

  • Broadgate l16 Terrier 1602 Terrier 1663 Terrier 1847 TA 1715 Terrier 1724 Terrier
  • Broadgate Forlonge l16 Terrier
  • Brodgate l16 Terrier
  • Brodgaite 1847 TA

Etymology

Broadgate l16, 1602, 1663, 1709, 1715, 1724, Broadgate Forlonge l16, Brodgate l16, Brodgaite 1601('wide road', v. brād, gata)