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.

Linton Piece

Field in the Parish of Eynsham

Historical Forms

  • 1802 EnclA
  • Lyntons 1481–3 CourtR

Etymology

Linton Piece(Lintune 1261, Lyntons 1481–3CourtR,'flax enclosure,' v. līn, tūn)