English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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atte Gape

Field in the Parish of Croxton

Historical Forms

  • atte Gape 1350 Cor

Etymology

atte Gape 1350 Cor(p)(v. gap'a gap, an opening', ME  gappe'a breachor opening in a wall or fence')

Places in the same Parish