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.

a certain Meadow called Lady Crookes

Field in the Parish of Swinhope

Historical Forms

  • 1762 Terrier
  • Lady Crooks 1621 Terrier
  • the Ladycrookes 1625 Terrier
  • the Lady crookes 1634 Terrier 1671 Terrier
  • y e lady crookes 1638 Terrier
  • the meadow platt called Lady Crookes 1662 Terrier
  • a medow plot called Lady crooks 1674 Terrier
  • the meadow plot called Lady crooks 1679 Terrier

Etymology

a certain Meadow called Lady Crookes 1762(Lady Crooks 1621(1822), the Ladycrookes 1625, the Lady crookes 1634, 1671, y e lady crookes 1638, the meadow platt called Lady Crookes 1662, a medow plot called Lady crooks 1674, the meadow plot called Lady crooks 1679)