[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]
[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]

Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Derby

County Derbyshire
Transcript [d]erb[i]
Icon description two buildings, spired church
  • buildings (multiple)
  • church
Description faded, damaged parchment
  • damaged parchment
  • faded
Etymology ON dýr, 'animal, deer' + bú, 'farm'
Earlier editors Derbi (Gough, OS 1035, Parsons)
Early Maps darby (Angliae Figura)
Overwritten no
Attested spelling Derby with variant spellings 1086 DB