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.

( in ) Carr

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • ( in ) Carr 1674 Terrier 1708 Terrier
  • ( in ) Car l.17 Terrier 1693 Terrier
  • Long Carr 1708 Terrier

Etymology

(in) Carr 1674, 1708, (in) Car l. 17, 1693, Long Carr 1708 (v. kjarr)