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.

Ulcebie headland

Field in the Parish of Croxton

Historical Forms

  • Ulcebie headland 1662 Terrier c.1240 HarlCh
  • Vlsby headland 1664 Terrier

Etymology

Ulcebie headland 1662, Vlsby headland 1664(v. hēafod-land and cf. Ulceby Sneaks in(a) supra,ad semitam de Vlseby Hy3(Ed1) Newh, c.1240('the path to Ulceby'(anadjoining parish))

Places in the same Parish