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.

Deulacresse

Field in the Parish of Clewer

Historical Forms

  • Deulacresse 1279 HMC

Etymology

Deulacresse 1279 HMC Var Coll I('may God increase it', a French nameidentical with Dieulacres St; the Berks name refers to an assart belonging toSalisbury Cathedral)