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.

Eggesgap

Field in the Parish of Clippesby

Historical Forms

  • Eggesgap 1673 Deed

Etymology

Eggesgap 1673 Deed NRO(v. ecg'ecg' in some topographical sense; cf.the pers.n. OE  Ecga Redin 48)