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.

Kirkcrofts

Field in the Parish of Cumwhitton

Historical Forms

  • Kirkcrofts 1794 H

Etymology

Kirkcrofts(glebe attached to Cumwhitton church(NB494), cf. Kirkelands 1589 ExchKR, Kirckborough 1626 Boothby. v. kirkju)