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.

Leicesthrop hedge furlonge

Field in the Parish of Burton and Dalby

Historical Forms

  • Leicesthrop hedge furlonge 1605 Terrier
  • Leesthorp hedge 1612 Terrier

Etymology

Leicesthrop hedge furlonge 1605, Leesthorp hedge 1612 (v. hecg; the furlong adjoining the boundary hedge of Leesthorpe which lies to the east)