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.

Bratts Lane

Other OS name in the Parish of Beelsby


( lost ) , 1828 Bry , cf. closes called ...Bratts 1699 Beelsby , Bratts 1848TA , from brot ' a small piece ofland ' , brat being a common form in L . It is the lane marking the boundary with Irby , from New Fm and the junction of the road leading south - west to Beelsby village .