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.

Saltergate

Field in the Parish of Little Casterton

Historical Forms

  • Saltergate 18 Monson

Etymology

Saltergate(v. saltere, gata, cf. Saltergate Furlong in Gt. Casterton f.ns.(b);the road ran east to west, cf. Salterford in Burley f.ns.(a))