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.

Northe Furres

Field in the Parish of Burton by Lincoln

Historical Forms

  • Northe Furres c1265 VC
  • North Furres 1847 TA 1610 Terrier
  • north furres 1602 Terrier
  • North Firs 1650 BurPar
  • North Furrs 1663 Terrier 1700 Terrier 1703 Terrier 1715 Terrier
  • North Furss 1724 Terrier

Etymology

Northe Furres c1265, North Furres 1601, 1610, north furres 1602, North Firs 1650, North Furrs 1663, 1700, 1703, 1715, North Furss 1724(v. norð, furh)