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.

Oseburgeholm

Field in the Parish of Mickleover

Historical Forms

  • Oseburgeholm 1215 BurtCh
  • Osburgesholm 1846 Survey
  • Osbrake Holme 1638 CalDerby

Etymology

Oseburgeholm 1215 BurtCh, Osburgesholm 13th Dale, Osbrake Holme 1638CalDerby('Ōsburg's land by a stream', v. holmr)