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.

Bottom Redstones

Field in the Parish of Great Casterton

Historical Forms

  • 1950 Burghley

Etymology

Bottom Redstones, 1950(prob. named from a small outcropping of ironstone, cf. thepreceding f.n., v. rēad, stān)