Publications

Publications arising from the project include the following:

Hough, Carole. Forthcoming. Old Northumbrian in the Scottish Borders: evidence from place-names. Historical English in Contact, edited by Alpo Honkapohja, Bettelou Los and Benjamin Molineaux (Studies in Language Companion Series). Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

Taylor, Simon. Forthcoming. Flemish settlement in Scotland in the 12th and 13th century: the evidence of place-names. In Scotland and the Flemish People, edited by Roger Mason and Alexander Fleming. Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer.

Taylor, Simon. Forthcoming. From kestrels to foul marshes: light on a parish in the Merse c.1200. In Lordship, Land and Environment in the Medieval North Atlantic: Essays in Memory of Alasdair Ross, edited by Richard Oram et al. Turnhout: Brepols.

Williamson, Eila. In press. Scotland’s Ordnance Survey Name Books: a ‘treasure trove’ for toponymists. Scottish Archives.

Hough, Carole. In press. The Berwickshire Place-Name Resource. Scottish Archives,

Hough, Carole. In press. The migration of Old English to Scotland: place-name evidence for early Northumbrian settlement in Berwickshire. Language on the Move across Contexts and Communities, edited by Joanna Kopaczyk and Robert McColl Millar. Aberdeen: Forum for Research on the Languages of Scotland and Ulster.

Hough, Carole. 2020. The etymology of pot ‘deep hole, pit’. Notes and Queries 67.1, 27–31.

Hough, Carole. 2020. Place-name evidence for the etymology of Scots carse. Notes and Queries 67.1, 31–32.

Hough, Carole. 2019. An online resource for Berwickshire place-names. Scottish Place-Name News 46, 6–8.

Williamson, Eila. 2018. Names of salmon pools in Berwickshire. Onomastica Uralica 12, 87–100.

Hough, Carole. 2018. Misleading personal names in Berwickshire place-names. Katharina och namnen: Vänskrift till Katharina Leibring på 60-årsdagen den 20 januari 2018, edited by Leila Mattfolk and Kristina Neumüller, Namn och samhälle 30. (Uppsala: Institutet für språk och folkminnen och Ortnamnssällskapet), 161–166.

Hough, Carole. 2018. Place-name evidence for Old English dialects. Onomastica Uralica 11, 159–68.

Hough, Carole. 2018. Wrangham: a place-name in the wrang place. Scottish Place-Name News 45, 7–9.

Williamson, Eila. 2016–18. Literary influences on Berwickshire place-names. Nomina 39, 21–56.

Williamson, Eila. 2017. Language, literature and place-names. Scottish Place-Name News 43, 12–14.

Taylor, Simon. 2017. Yes, some of the earliest recorded Scottish place-names. Scottish Place-Name News 43, 3–8.

Hough, Carole. 2017. Place-names and the history of Scots. History Scotland 17.3, 38–39.

Hough, Carole. 2017. Recovering the Earliest English Language in Scotland (REELS). Scottish Place-Name News 43, 2–3.

Hough, Carole. 2017. Silverdale in Lancashire: the place-name and the hoard. Notes and Queries 64.2, 223–227.

Hough, Carole. 2016. Recovering the Earliest English Language in Scotland: evidence from place-names. Nomina 38, 101–115.