English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Gallowe ( s ) close

Field in the Parish of Derby

Historical Forms

  • Gallowe ( s ) close 1630 Plan 1633 Portland

Etymology

Gallowe(s) close 1630, 1633(v. galga, clos)