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.

Cherry Pasture

Field in the Parish of Marsh Chapel

Historical Forms

  • 1808 BRA 1839 TA
  • Cherypasture 1595 FMap
  • Cherrie pasture 1595 FMap


Cherry Pasture 1808,1839(Cherypasture 15951, Cherrie pasture 15952, cf. Cheregarth 1546+; both thepasture and the garth were presumably named from the family of WilliamChery 1446+ and John chery 1461+)