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.

Kringleheth

Field in the Parish of Repps with Bastwick

Historical Forms

  • Kringleheth 1466 Field
  • Kringleway 1466 Field
  • Cringleheth 1572 Field
  • Cringle falgate 1572 Field

Etymology

Kringleheth, Kringleway 1466, Cringleheth, Cringle falgate 1572(in Bastwickbetween the arable and Bastwick Bridge, v. kringla, hǣð, fald and geat,'foldgate')