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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.

Hellgill

Field in the Parish of Brougham

Historical Forms

  • Hellgill 1379 BdyR

Etymology

Hellgill 1379(v. hellir'cave',gil, cf. Hellgill i, 62 supra)