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.


Field in the Parish of Plumstead by Holt

Historical Forms

  • Sparhokeshaghe c.1300 Binham
  • Sparoc ' hawe c.1300 Binham


Sparhokeshaghe, Sparoc'hawe c. 1300 Binham(v. spearwa and hafoc'sparrow-hawk' and haga1'hedge')