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.

Bearly furlong

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • 1771 Terrier c.1715 Terrier c.1720 Terrier
  • Barley forlong 1745 Terrier
  • Barly furlong 1700 Terrier

Etymology

Bearly furlong 1771 (c. 1715, c. 1720, Barley furlong 1694, l. 17, 1708, 1708 (18), 1724, Barley forlong 1745, Barly furlong 1700, v. bærlic)