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.

Busgate Went

Field in the Parish of Stokesby with Herringby

Historical Forms

  • Busgate Went 1659 NfRO

Etymology

Busgate Went 1659(v. *busc, gata, clos, wente'path, way'; cf. Bisgate supra)