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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.

Long Breach

Field in the Parish of Frisby

Historical Forms

  • Long Breach 1625 Terrier 1638 Terrier
  • Short Breach 1625 Terrier 1638 Terrier

Etymology

Long Breach, Short Breach 1625, 1638 (v. brēc)