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.

Greedy Furrow

Field in the Parish of Church Broughton

Historical Forms

  • 1847 TA
  • Gritty furrow 1690 AddCh
  • Gretty Furrow 1692 Terrier

Etymology

Greedy Furrow(Gritty furrow 1690, Gretty Furrow 1692)