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.

Skylegates

Field in the Parish of Croxton

Historical Forms

  • Skylegates Hy3 Newh c.1240 HarlCh

Etymology

Skylegates Hy3(Ed1) Newh, Skylegates c.1240(the first el. is obscure, thesecond is gata)

Places in the same Parish