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.

Pottertoft

Field in the Parish of Glentworth

Historical Forms

  • Pottertoft c1263 HarlCh

Etymology

Pottertoft c1263(v. toft'amessuage, a curtilage', the first el, being pottere'a potter' or the derived surn.)