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.

Spong

Field in the Parish of Repps with Bastwick

Historical Forms

  • Spong 1466 Field 1572 Field

Etymology

Spong 1466, 1572(found in several places, v. spang, dial. spong'a long, narrowstrip of ground')