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.

Hare Croft

Field in the Parish of Blaston

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA 1867 Surv
  • Harecroft 1606 Terrier


Hare Croft 1839, 1867 (Harecroft 1606, v. hār 2, croft; a name found also in Hallaton, Slawston and Smeeton Westerby)