English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

Gt Havercroft

Field in the Parish of Ashby cum Fenby

Historical Forms

  • 1843 TA
  • great habercroft 1664 Terrier

Etymology

Gt Havercroft(great habercroft 1664, v. hafri'oats',croft)