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.

Andersons Inngs

Field in the Parish of Fotherby

Historical Forms

  • Andersons Inngs 1697 DCLeases

Etymology

Andersons Inngs 1697(named from the Anderson family, cf. John Anderson 1641 LPR, ThomasAnderson 1650 Inv and eng'meadow, pasture') barfes mare 1712(the first el. isbarf a dial. form of beorg'a hill', in the gen.sg. presumably with(ge)mǣre'aboundary, land on a boundary')