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.

Crosons Close

Field in the Parish of Frisby

Historical Forms

  • Crosons Close 1724 Terrier

Etymology

Crosons Close 1724 (with a local form (in the possessive case) of the surn. Croxton of a family originally from South Croxton, 5 miles to the north; v. Lei 3 72)