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.

Alrecumbe

Field in the Parish of Cranham

Historical Forms

  • Alrecumbe 1838 TA

Etymology

Alrecumbe 1148–79('alder valley', v. alor, cumb)