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.

the Parsonage close

Field in the Parish of Hatcliffe

Historical Forms

  • the Parsonage close 1662 Terrier
  • Parsonage yard or garth 1679 Terrier

Etymology

the Parsonage close 1662, Parsonage yard or garth 1679(cf. The Old Rectory supra)