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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.

Ten Acre Close

Field in the Parish of Burton by Lincoln

Historical Forms

  • Ten Acre Close 1663 Terrier 1695 BurPar
  • Ten Acres Close 1703 Terrier 1715 Terrier 1724 Terrier
  • Tenn Acres Close 1847 TA

Etymology

Ten Acre Close 1663, 1695, Ten Acres Close 1703,1715, 1724, Tenn Acres Close 1709(v. tēn, æcer, akr, clos(e))