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.

Gray Fallow Close

Field in the Parish of Pinxton

Historical Forms

  • 1829 EnclA
  • Griffallowes 1587 Brookhill
  • Grayfallowes 1649 Brookhill

Etymology

Gray Fallow Close(Griffallowes 1587, Grayfallowes 1649,v. gryfja, falh)