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.

Fen Bridge

Other OS name in the Parish of Covenham

Historical Forms

  • Austen fen bridges 1732 SewerLouth
  • Austen fen brid (sic) 1736 SewerLouth
  • austin fen brig 1742 SewerLouth
  • awston fenn bridge 1745 SewerLouth
  • austen fen bridge 1752 SewerAlf


, Austen fen bridges 1732SewerLouth ,Austen fen brid (sic)1736SewerLouth , austin fen brig 1742SewerLouth , awston fenn bridge 1745SewerLouth , austen fen bridge 1752SewerAlf named from Austen Fen in the adjoining parish of Grainthorpe LSR . It is on the parish boundary .