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.

Little - Beck

Field in the Parish of Glentworth

Historical Forms

  • 1842 TA
  • Littlebeck furlong 1693 Terrier
  • Little Beck 1745 Terrier

Etymology

Little-Beck 1762(Littlebeck furlong 1693, Little Beck 1745, v. bekkr'a beck, a stream')