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.

Rendil Close

Field in the Parish of Mickleover

Historical Forms

  • 1846 Survey

Etymology

Rendil Close(cf. Rendale 1573 WF, cf.the phrase rig and rendal(EDD) a division of land by which several tenantsowned several detached plots of ground or several tenants had differentshares in one field)