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 Stokesby with Herringby

Historical Forms

  • Stanburhwescroft c.1280 Holme


Stanburhwescroft c.1280 Holme(OE  *Stānburh, a woman's name and later a surname, v. Reaney s.n.Stanborough)