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Survey of English Place-Names

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Broad Green

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • 1771 Terrier
  • Brode Green 1700 Terrier
  • Broad Green ( e ) Hole 1694 Terrier l.17 Terrier

Etymology

Broad Green 1771 (Broad Green (e) 1694, l. 17 et passim to 1745, Brode Green 1700, Broad Green (e) Hole 1694, l. 17 (v. hol 1), v. brād, grēne 2)