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.

Millburn Grange

Early-attested site in the Parish of Stoneleigh

Historical Forms

  • Melleburn 1213 FF
  • Mel(e)borne, Mel(e)burne 1247 Ass 1550 AOMB
  • Melbornebrok 13th LegerBk
  • Mel(e)borne grange 1538 LP
  • Milborne grange 1547 Monast


Millburn Grange is Melleburn 1213 FF, Mel (e )borne , Mel (e )burne 1247Ass et freq to 1550AOMB , Melbornebrok 13thLegerBk , Mel (e )borne grange 1538 LP, Milborne grange 1547 Monast. Probably 'mill-burn' (cf. Dugdale 177), but it is surprising that we have no forms milne , mulne .