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.

Gorse cover

Field in the Parish of Utterby

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA


Gorse cover(v. gorst, cover(t); the occurrence of both Gorse and Furze(supra) in the same parish is noteworthy)