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.

Fennygate

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • Fennygate 1422 FB
  • Fennygate Croftys Ende 1422 FB

Etymology

Fennygate, Fennygate Croftys Ende 1422 FB(Fennygate was a road to the Manor; v. fennig'marshy' and gata)