SNSBI 2011 York meeting (The King's Manor, University of York, October 29)

This meeting on Yorkshire place-names in the early middle ages was organized by Matthew Townend (University of York).

  • Thomas Pickles (University of York): The Adventus Saxonum vel Anglorum in Yorkshire and beyond: the evidence of place-names

  • Stuart Wrathmell (West Yorkshire Archaeology Service): Place-names, settlement sites and territories: the Vale of Pickering and the Yorkshire Wolds

  • Fiona Edmonds (University of Cambridge): Gaelic-Scandinavian influence in Yorkshire

  • Sarah Rees Jones (University of York): The -strlĒ£t names of York and the development of the city

  • Paul Cullen (University of the West of England, Bristol), Richard Jones (University of Leicester), and David Parsons (University of Wales, Aberystwyth): Thorp in Yorkshire