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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.

Bray Furlong

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • 1771 Terrier 1694 Terrier l.17 Terrier c.1715 Terrier c.1720 Terrier
  • Bray forlong 1745 Terrier
  • Brey furlong 1700 Terrier

Etymology

Bray Furlong 1771 (1694, l. 17, c. 1715, c. 1720, Bray forlong 1745, Brey furlong 1700, v. brēg)