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.

Lea Cl

Field in the Parish of Ashby cum Fenby

Historical Forms

  • 1843 TA
  • The Lay-close 1697 Terrier
  • Lay-close 1703 Terrier

Etymology

Lea Cl(The Lay-close 1697,Lay-close 1703, v. lǣge, clos(e))