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.

Sholdbeck

Field in the Parish of Repps with Bastwick

Historical Forms

  • Sholdbeck 1572 Field

Etymology

Sholdbeck 1572(v. *sceald, Angl *scald'shallow' and bekkr; cf. Shallam Dike in Thurne)