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.

John Cartwrights Close

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • John Cartwrights Close 1722 Terrier
  • John Cartwrights Hadland 1697 Terrier
  • John Cartwrights Leys 1722 Terrier
  • Matthew Cartwrights hadley 1722 Terrier
  • Elizabeth Cartwright 1739 MI
  • John Cartwright 1766 of

Etymology

John Cartwrights Close 1722, John Cartwrights Hadland 1697 (v. hēafod - land), John Cartwrights Leys 1722 (v. leys), Matthew Cartwrights hadley 1722 (v. headley) (note Elizabeth Cartwright 1739 MI and John Cartwright 1766 ib of Oadby)