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.

Whinkle hill

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • Whinkle hill 1639 Doles

Etymology

Whinkle hill 1639Doles(v. *wincel, in a Scandinavianized form)