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.

Stayngrafgate

Field in the Parish of Croxton

Historical Forms

  • Stayngrafgate Hy3 Newh

Etymology

Stayngrafgate Hy3(Ed1) Newh('(the roadto) the stone pit', v. steinn, grafa1 or græf, with gata; the same name occurs inUlceby f.ns.(b) and no doubt refers to the same road)

Places in the same Parish