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Cros ( e ) close

Field in the Parish of Derby

Historical Forms

  • Cros ( e ) close 1630 Plan 1633 Portland
  • Crossefeld 1450 Rental
  • Crosseflat 1450 Rental

Etymology

Cros(e) close 1630, 1633, Crossefeld, Crosseflat 1450(v. cros, clos, feld, flat; these were all inLitchurch)