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.


Field in the Parish of Alderley

Historical Forms

  • Bromlegh 1353 Orm
  • del Bromyleghes c.1390 Orm


Bromlegh 1353(p), del Bromyleghes c.1390(p)('the broom(y) clearing',v. brōm(ig), lēah)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name