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.

the Sheire brooke

Field in the Parish of Theddingworth

Historical Forms

  • the Sheire brooke 1601 Terrier


the Sheire brooke 1601 (v. scīr 1, brōc; this must refer to the river Welland, the county boundary here)