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.

Score Ray

Other OS name in the Parish of Whixley

Historical Forms

  • Score Ray Common 1801 EnclA


, Score Ray Common 1801EnclA , probably ON  skor ' ditch ' , vrá ' nook of land ' ; it is near a sharp bend in the north boundary of the parish .