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.

The Chantry

Early-attested site in the Parish of Burrough Green

Historical Forms

  • Batemannes Chaunterie 1445 Pat
  • the chantry of Batemans in Borough 1553 ib
  • the Chantree Pinne 1615 Borough


The Chantry is Batemannes Chaunterie 1445 Pat, the chantry of Batemans in Borough 1553 ib., the Chantree Pinne 1615 Borough. In 1445 John Bateman , parson of Burgh, had licence to found a chantry in the chapel of the Conception of Burgh (Pat).