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.

Little Lashbrook

Early-attested site in the Parish of Thornbury

Historical Forms

  • Lechebroch 1219 Ass
  • Little Lechebroc 1228 FF
  • Lettellelechebrok 1256 Ass
  • Lychebrok 1286 Ass

Etymology

'Sluggish stream,' cf. Lashbrook supra 132.

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name

Major Settlement