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.

Gilling East Wapentake

Wapentake in the County of North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Forms

  • Gillyngschire 1157 RichReg
  • Gillyng, Gillyng wap 1157 RichReg
  • Gillyngest, Gillyngwest c.1300 RichReg