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.

' a close called the Orchard '

Field in the Parish of Broadwey

Historical Forms

  • ' a close called the Orchard ' 1384 Cl

Etymology

'a close called the Orchard' 1384(v. orceard, cf. foll.)