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Birdforth Wapentake
Wapentake selected
Citation URI
http://placenames.org.uk/id/placename/05/003218
Location
Birdforth Wapentake (Wapentake) located in the County of North Riding of Yorkshire
 
  • Birdforth Wapentake
  • Gerlestre wapentac 1086 DB
  • bruthewrthe scire 1088 LVD 50 d
  • wap' de Brud(d)eford' 1303 Ebor 203, 1166 P et freq to
  • Brideford wap' 1170 P
  • wap. de Brudesford 1279-81 QW
  • Birdforth 1612 NR

 
"Base mapping from A Vision of Britain through Time at the University of Portsmouth"
Lat 54.1665 Long -1.50015

Bibliography
  • A. H. Smith, The Place-Names of the North Riding of Yorkshire (EPNS 5), Cambridge 1928.