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Early-attested site in the Parish of Crich

Historical Forms

  • Thurlokebotham Hy2 BelCh
  • Thurlokebothe Hy2 Darley
  • Turlokebode 1175 ib
  • Turlekesbode 1175 ib
  • Turlokesbothe 1248–61 ib


Thurlowbooth (6″), Thurlokebotham Hy 2BelCh , Thurlokebothe Hy 2 Darley, Turlokebode 1175 ib, Turlekesbode 1175 ib, Turlokesbothe 1248–61 ib. 'Thurlak's booth', v. bōth . This is most likely an ODan name with the ODan  pers.n. Þurlakr as first el.