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.


Parish in the County of Derbyshire


Constituted as a civil parish in 1897, from the parishes of Ashby de la Zouch (Lei) and Hartshorne. Part of the parish was transferred to Swadlincote in 1934.

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Other places in this Parish