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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.

Lords Close

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • 1771 Terrier 1694 Terrier l.17 Terrier 1724 Terrier

Etymology

Lords Close 1771 (1694, l. 17 et passim to 1724, v. lord; note Lord Hamiltons Close, infra)