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.

Crab Garth

Field in the Parish of Utterby

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA

Etymology

Crab Garth(Great Moat)(cf. the Crabtree close 1636, Crabtree Close 1661, the Crabtree Close 1697, the Crab -Tree Closes 1689, Crabtree close 1698, v. crabbe, trĕow, garðr)