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.

Starbottle Way

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • 1810 EA
  • Skarbotwelle 1422 FB

Etymology

Starbottle Way(Skarbotwelle 1422 FB; v. OScand  skarð'gap' or star'sedge',bōðl, bōtl, wella and weg) is a road from Toftgate to Common Path, now calledBack Market Road