English Place-Name Society

Winner of the Alfred Oscroft Essay Prize 2017 announced


The first winner of the Alfred Oscroft Essay Prize for undergraduate work on place-names has been announced.Alfred Oscroft

Congratulations to Ruut Korpinen (Nottingham), who won this year's prize for her project on Suffolk place-names!

This year's runner-up is Alex Lori (Salford), for his blog on Kingston upon Hull.

More information on the prize and how to enter is available on the English Place-Name Society website.

Posted on Thursday 5th October 2017

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