The place-names of Nottinghamshire
Read Online

The place-names of Nottinghamshire by J. E. B. GOVER

  • 893 Want to read
  • ·
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby J.E.B.Gover, Allen Mawer and F.M.Stenton.
SeriesEnglish Place-Name society -- Vol 18
The Physical Object
Pagination348p. ;
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19864773M

Download The place-names of Nottinghamshire


Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gover, J. E. B. (John Eric Bruce), Place-names of Nottinghamshire. Cambridge [England] The University Press,   The place-names of Nottinghamshire, their origin and development Item Preview Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).Pages: University of Bonn, in This present work on the Place-Names of Nottinghamshire was originally written as a thesis in the School of English Language and Philology of the University of Liverpool. The subject was suggested to me by Professor H. C. Wyld, to whose. A Year of Books Subscription Packages. Delivery is free for the UK. Western Europe costs £60 for each 12 month subscription package purchased. For the Rest of the World the cost is £ for each package purchased. All delivery costs are charged in advance at time of purchase. For more information please visit the A Year of Books page.

Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook. Full text of "The place-names of Nottinghamshire, their origin and development".   Place-names are based on those listed in the English Place-Name Society's The place-names of Nottinghamshire (). For consistency, hyphens are not used in place-names: e.g., Sturton le Steeple rather than Sturton-le-Steeple. The book The Place-Names of Nottinghamshire differs from Robert Thoroton stating that the origin of the name means 'royal stone'. The name derives from the Old English words 'cyne', meaning royal or kingly, and 'stan', meaning stone or rock. Map of places in Nottinghamshire compiled from this list [dead link] See the list of places in England for places in other counties.. This is a list of settlements in the ceremonial county of Nottinghamshire.

Buy The Place-Names of Nottinghamshire (Survey of English Place-Names) New edition by Gover, J. E. B. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Format: Hardcover. A notable feature of Nottinghamshire nomenclature — names of mixed English and Scandinavian origin — is a complicating element in determining the settlement history on the basis of the place‑names, and there are numerous other points of interest among the place‑names of this county. 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. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mutschmann, Heinrich, Place-names of Nottinghamshire. Cambridge [Eng.] University Press,