[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: Maidstone

County Kent
Transcript maideston
Icon description spired church, castle (?)
Icons
  • castle
  • church
Description
Appearances
Etymology OE mægþ, 'maiden' + stān, 'stone'
Translation
Earlier editors
Early Maps Maidesto(n) (Totius Britanniae, spired church)
Overwritten yes
Attested spelling Maidestan 1159-60 P