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.

Borohades

Field in the Parish of Burton and Dalby

Historical Forms

  • Borohades 1550 Pochin
  • Browehades 1550 Pochin
  • Borow Heydes 1561 Surv

Etymology

Borohades, Browehades 1550, Borow Heydes 1561 (17), burrow (e) hades 1605, 1612 (v. burh, hēafod; presum. with reference to adjacent Burrough Hill)