[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: Reading

County Berkshire
Transcript redyng
Icon description two buildings, spired church with cross
Icons
  • buildings (multiple)
  • church with cross
Description
Appearances
Etymology OE Rēad(a), pers. name + ingas, patronymic suffix, pl.; 'the people of Rēad(a)'
Translation
Earlier editors
Early Maps redi(n)ge (Angliae Figura)
Overwritten yes
Attested spelling Reding' 1152, 1153 BMFacs