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.

Tenter Croft

Field in the Parish of Duffield

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA
  • Tentor croft 1618 DuLa

Etymology

Tenter Croft(Tentor croft 1618, v. teyntur(n), croft)