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.

Scurresgrave

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • 1810 EA
  • Scurrysgrave 1422 FB
  • Scurresgrave 1627 Glebe

Etymology

Scurresgrave(Scurrysgrave 1422FB, Scurresgrave 1627 Glebe Terr; probably a pers.n. and græf or grāf; v.comments on Capgrave under(b) in Burgh St Margaret supra)