Ing (toponymy)

The word ing (or ings) as the final part of a place name can be the Old Norse term for a water meadow or a damp meadow next to a river or stream.

Yorkshire Historical Dictionary

https://yorkshiredictionary.york.ac.uk/words/ing

1) The usual word in Yorkshire for meadow or water meadow.

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This page was last modified on 18 January 2019 and has been edited by Dave Pattern.

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