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.

Guilsborough Hundred

Hundred in the County of Northamptonshire

Historical Forms

  • Gildesburh a.1076 GeldRoll
  • Gildesboru 12th Survey
  • Gisleburg 1086 DB
  • Gildeburc(h), Gildeburg 1185–7 P
  • Gildesburc 1202 Ass
  • Giltesburgh 1220 Fees