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.

the Parish Beck

Field in the Parish of Fotherby

Historical Forms

  • 1864 Terrier
  • y e Beck 1697 DCLeases
  • beck bridg 1697 DCLeases
  • y e beck wath 1697 DCLeases
  • y e crooking of the Beck 1697 DCLeases

Etymology

the Parish Beck 1864(y e Beck, beck bridg, y e beck wath, y e crooking of the Beck 1697, v. bekkr)