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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.

Bucgecroft

Field in the Parish of Calow

Historical Forms

  • Bucgecroft Ed1 WollCh
  • Buggecroft Ed1 WollCh

Etymology

Bucgecroft, Buggecroft Ed 1 WollCh(probably'Bucga's croft', v. croft,cf. Buxworth supra 76)