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.

the greate closs hedge

Field in the Parish of Frisby

Historical Forms

  • the greate closs hedge 1625 Terrier
  • the Great Close hedge 1638 Terrier

Etymology

the greate closs hedge 1625, the Great Close hedge 1638 (v. grēat, clos (e), hecg)