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.

Boozy Pasture

Field in the Parish of Pontesbury

Historical Forms

  • 1842 TA


Boozy Pasture(a Sa term for land onwhich an outgoing tenant was allowed to pasture animals for an additionalperiod, ultimately OE  bōsig'cow-stall')