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.

Western Ford

Other OS name in the Parish of Kirkburton

Historical Forms

  • Westonfurth 1492 MinAcct


, Westonfurth 1492MinAcct 02 , ' ford nearWeston , i.e. west farmstead ' , v. west , tūn , ford ; it is in the west of the township .

Places in the same Parish

Other OS name

Early-attested site