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.

Holton Cross

Other OS name in the Parish of Waltham

Historical Forms

  • Houlton Crosse 1606 Terrier
  • Holton Crosse 1715 Terrier


, 1771EnclA , Houlton Crosse 1606Terrier ,Holton Crosse 1715Terrier , cf. howton crosse furlonge 1625Terrier , Great Holton Cross , Little Holton Cross 1769LCM , Holton Cross Cover 1824O, 1831Monson , 1838Brace , from the neighbouring parish of Holton le Clay and cros .