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 goulden Crofft

Field in the Parish of Rudheath Lordship

Historical Forms

  • the goulden Crofft 1650 LRMB
  • the Golden Croft 1650 Surv

Etymology

the goulden Crofft 1650, the Golden Croft 1650(18)(v. gylden'golden', cf. golde'a marigold)