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.

Thrushington brigge

Field in the Parish of Rearsby

Historical Forms

  • Thrushington brigge 1601 Terrier
  • Thrushington Bridge 1648 Terrier
  • Thrushington Lane 1612 Terrier


Thrushington brigge 1601, Thrushington Bridge 1648, Thrussington Bridge 1625, 1675 et passim to 1745 (v. brycg; crosses R. Wreake), Thrushington Lane 1612, Thrussington Lane 1700, 1709 et passim to 1745 (v. lane), Thrushington Lane End 1648, 1731 (v. ende, lane - ende) (Thrussington adjoins to the north)