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.

Burden Grange

Early-attested site in the Parish of Burrough Green

Historical Forms

  • grangia de Burchesdan' t.Hy2 Pat 1508
  • Boruedene c.1240 Clare
  • Burgdene grange 1337 ib
  • Burdon graunge 1344 Cl
  • Burwedene 1390 ib
  • Burghden Grange 1501 EAvii
  • Burden, Burden Graunge 16th Pembroke 1554 EAviii


Burden Grange (lost) is grangia de Burchesdan 't. Hy 2 (1508) Pat, Boruedene c. 1240Clare , Burgdene grange 1337 ib., Burdon graunge 1344 Cl, Burwedene 1390 ib., Burghden Grange 1501 EA vii, Burden , Burden Graunge 16thPembroke , 1554 EA viii. 'The denu or valley by burh or Burrough Green.' This was a grange of Wardon Abbey.