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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.

Church Bridge Meadow

Field in the Parish of Mercaston

Historical Forms

  • 1765 Terrier
  • Kirkbridge Close 1662 Survey

Etymology

Church Bridge Meadow(cf. Kyrchebruge 1252 RadCh, Kirkbridge Close 1662, v. kirkja, brycg, with alate interchange of cirice and kirkja)

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement