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Survey of English Place-Names

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Cross ( e ) gate

Field in the Parish of Burton and Dalby

Historical Forms

  • Cross ( e ) gate 1605 Terrier 1612 Terrier
  • Chrosse gate 1612 Terrier

Etymology

Cross (e) gate 1605, 1612, Chrosse gate 1612 (v. gata; with either cros or cross)