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.


Field in the Parish of Marsh Chapel

Historical Forms

  • Risschcroft 1839 TA
  • Rushcroft 1839 TA 1839 TA c.1638 Holywell
  • Rush Croft 1712 Foster


Risschcroft 1480+, Ryshcroft 1522+, Rischcroft 1567+, Rushcroft 15951, 15952, c.1638,Rush Croft 17121(self-explanatory, v. risc, croft, cf. Rush Cl in(a) supra and Rush Common infra)