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.

Norman croft

Field in the Parish of Pinxton

Historical Forms

  • Norman croft 1428 Brookhill 1487 Brookhill
  • Normans Croft 1699 Brookhill

Etymology

Norman croft 1428, 1487, Normans Croft 1699(the first element being no doubt a family name)