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.

Sunderland

Field in the Parish of Little Casterton

Historical Forms

  • Sunderland Hy3 TT
  • Sunderlaund Hy3 TT
  • Sundrelond Hy3 TT

Etymology

Sunderland, Sunderlaund, Sundrelond Hy 3(v.sundor-land)