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.

Bruggecroft

Field in the Parish of Derby

Historical Forms

  • Bruggecroft 1289 Darley
  • Bridgecrofte 1554 Pat
  • Bridge croft 1624 DbAns

Etymology

Bruggecroft 1289, Bridgecrofte 1554 Pat, Bridge croft 1624 DbAns xxiii(v. brycg, croft)