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.

towne Incroft

Field in the Parish of Burton by Lincoln

Historical Forms

  • towne Incroft 1566 LCCA

Etymology

towne Incroft 1566(v. tūn, incroft, the second el. no doubtdenoting an in-field attached to the village)