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.

Pails Close

Field in the Parish of Ripley

Historical Forms

  • 1821 Plan

Etymology

Pails Close(v. pāl, clos,no doubt the pales of the boundary fence of Morley Park)