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place names of Nottinghamshire.

J. E. B. Gover

place names of Nottinghamshire.

by J. E. B. Gover

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Published by C U P in [s.l.] .
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The Place-Names of Nottinghamshire (English Place-Name Society, Volume xvIn). By J. E. B. GOVER, ALLEN MAWER and F. M. STENTON. Cambridge: University Press. xlii+ pp. 21s. The seventeenth volume of the English Place-Name Society does not perhaps contain as much varied and interesting material as some of its predecessors. Bunny is a village and civil parish in the Rushcliffe borough of Nottinghamshire, parish has a population of around , measured at in the Census. It is on the A60 7 miles (11 km) south of Nottingham, south of Bradmore and north of ct: Rushcliffe.

In the English Place Names Society she’s worked on the volumes for Cornwall and Staffordshire place-names and co-edits the Journal of the English Place Name Society. Her research is all Nottinghamshire field names and her PhD focussed on field names in Thurgaton wapentake. A study of personal names in use during this time discovered that Old Norse personal names recorded in the Domesday Book outnumbered Old English personal names in the eastern English counties of Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire.

  A large proportion of Nottinghamshire’s place names were derived from Scandinavian origins, and all words ending in ‘by’ (village), ‘thorpe’ (hamlet) and ‘ness’ (headland) are. Ranskill in the Domesday Book. A village in Bassetlaw hundred, in the county of Nottinghamshire. Lord of the Manor in Godric Tenant in Chief in Archbishop of York Lord of the Manor in Archbishop of York Taxable Value: 1 ⁄ 2 geld.


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Full text of "The place-names of Nottinghamshire, their origin and development" See other formats. Scrooby is one of 21 -by place names in Nottinghamshire. The ending is also common in Leicestershire and Lincolnshire.

Gover, Mawer and Stenton, who wrote The English Place-Name Society's book The Place-Names of Nottinghamshire suggest that there may be an even earlier form of the place-name. A Saxon document of refers to Scroppen Thorpe.

Basford / ˈ b eɪ s f ər d / is a northern suburb of Nottingham, England, incorporated into the city in It gave its name to Basford Rural District, which existed from to The population of the ward at the census Next to Old Basford is New Basford, which is mainly d lies close to the River Leen, a tributary of the River y: England.

The place-names of Nottinghamshire, their origin and development Item Preview remove-circle HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images place names of Nottinghamshire. book the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).Pages: The Place-Names of Nottinghamshire, Their Origin and Development [Mutschmann Heinrich ] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition). The Journal of the English Place-Name Society has been published annually since The Journal contains articles, book reviews, bibliographies, and occasionally addenda and corrigenda to the county survey volumes, along with the EPNS reports and accounts for the preceding year.

It is issued free to full and associate members of the Society. Buy The Place Names of Nottinghamshire First Edition by GLOVER, J E B, Allen Mawer and F.M Stenton (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Allen Mawer and F.M Stenton GLOVER, J E B.

You can use the Key to search for a particular place-name, or to browse through the names of a particular county. It will provide you with a name's meaning and a break-down of the different parts of the name (its 'elements') and the language (s) of those elements. In common with most historically-based research, we use the county-boundaries.

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*Northumberland - A. Mawer, The Place-Names of Northumberland and Durham, Cambridge University Press () North Yorkshire - A.H. Smith, The Place-Names of the North Riding of Yorkshire, Cambridge () Nottinghamshire - J.E.B.

Gover, A. Mawer and F.M. Stenton, The Place-Names of Nottinghamshire, Cambridge (). The s saw big changes to the centre of Nottingham, with the Council House replacing the old Nottingham Exchange building, and Old Market Square being created on the site of the Great Market Place.

In addition there are some place-names, mostly recorded in Domesday Book and mostly applied to historic villages or farms, and two useful Anglo-Saxon charters.

This poverty of archaeological remains means that this is truly a Dark Age for Nottinghamshire. Despite the File Size: 59KB.

English Place-Name Society: Vol The Place-Names of Nottinghamshire [Gover, J. B., Mawer, A., Stenton, F. M., Smith, A. H.] on *FREE* shipping on Author: J. Gover, A. Mawer, F. Stenton. Buy Derbyshire Place Names (In Old Photographs) by Poulton-Smith (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). The English Place-Name Society (EPNS) was established in to conduct a county-by-county survey of the place-names of England. The first county survey of Buckinghamshire appeared in To date, the Survey has produced 91 volumes, the most recent being The Place-Names of Leicestershire Part VII, published in “Another volume for every local historian's bookshelf” - Local HistorianThis revised edition of the Dictionary of British Place-Names includes o engaging and informative entries, tracing the development of the featured place-names from earliest times to the present day.

Included place-names range from the familiar to the obscure, among them 'Beer', 'Findlater', 'Broadbottom', and. Nottinghamshire. The following pages include Domesday place-names and landowners, and beneath some are links to websites containing the local history of that place.

If you have a local history site that you would like to be included on these pages please get in touch via the Contact page.

FREELANCE JOURNALIST AND AUTHOR Anthony Poulton-Smith: email: This dictionary of Nottinghamshire place-names, their origins and meanings, includes districts, towns, villages and hamlets, together with notable buildings, as well as countryside features - such.

The place-names of Nottinghamshire (English Place-Name Society. vol. ) by J. Gover Portrait of Nottingham by Emrys Bryson Puritans, Papists and the ecclesiastical court: religious non-conformity and recusancy in Nottinghamshire between and by Carol Bannister.

How an empty field in Nottinghamshire was the setting for one of history's most important and bloodiest battles As the Industrial Revolution took hold, many of the old corn mills where converted.All places.

This page simply lists all places mentioned in Domesday Book. You may prefer to use the map.NB: These are all the names of all the administrative units which we have associated with Sutton in Ashfield, and you must judge whether all or even any of them are variant names for the place.

They may well include the names of other locations or areas: For cities, the associated administrative units will usually include parishes, especially ecclesiastical parishes, one of whose names is the.