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

Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

You are here:

  • Home

Full record: Kingston upon Thames

County Surrey
Transcript kyn[g]ston
Icon description single building
Icons
  • building
Description written over a Roman numeral in red
Appearances
Etymology OE cyng, gen. sg. 'king's' + t.n, 'settlement'
Translation
Earlier editors kyngston (OS 1935, Parsons)
Early Maps ki(n)gston (Angliae Figura)
Overwritten yes
Attested spelling Kyngeston 1288, 1301 Rental