English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Littleare Lott Close

Field in the Parish of Allestree

Historical Forms

  • 1737 Plan
  • Little Ayrie Close 1647 Derby

Etymology

Littleare Lott Close(cf. Lyttell Ayer 1557 Hall iii, Little Ayrie Close 1647, perhaps'little gravel-bank', v. lȳtel, eyrr)

Places in the same Parish