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.

Hemp Garth

Field in the Parish of Worlaby

Historical Forms

  • 1843 TA

Etymology

Hemp Garth(cf. Francis Taylers hempgarth 1679,'hemp plot(s)', small pieces of land, often adjacent todwelling places, v. hemp-garth, hemp-land)