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.

Sheep Close

Field in the Parish of Mapperley

Historical Forms

  • 1842 TA

Etymology

Sheep Close(cf. Sheepe Close Meadow 1661)

Places in the same Parish