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.

Derwent Close

Field in the Parish of Duffield

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA

Etymology

Derwent Close(cf. Derwent bothom(e) 1415, v. botm and cf. R. Derwent supra 5)