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.

the Ings of Whitton

Field in the Parish of Whitton

Historical Forms

  • Great Inges 1567–68 Lanc
  • Great Inge 1567–68 Lanc
  • the great Inges 1577 Terrier
  • the Inges 1577 Terrier
  • the great Ings 1609 DuLaMB

Etymology

the Ings of Whitton(Great Inges, Great Inge 1567–68, the great Inges, the Inges 1577, the great Ings 1609, v. eng'meadow, pasture', as elsewherein the parish, cf. Whitton Ing Dicke infra)