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.

Hitch Close

Field in the Parish of Rudheath Lordship

Historical Forms

  • Hitch Close 1650 LRMB

Etymology

Hitch Close 1650('hurdled enclosure', v. hiche, clos)