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.

Cross Cliffe

Field in the Parish of Mickleover

Historical Forms

  • 1846 Survey
  • Crosscliff Pitt 1573 WF

Etymology

Cross Cliffe(Crosscliff Pitt 1573 WF, cf.(Ad) Crucem 1328 SR, v. cros, clif)