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.

Croxton Mill

Field in the Parish of Croxton

Historical Forms

  • 1762 BM

Etymology

Croxton Mill1762 BM(cf. iuxta molendinum 1220–30, y e Mill dale(s) 1577(v. deill), myll gate 1601, myll gate or betwen gate 1631, myllgate 1664(v. gata), y e mill pit 1577(v. pytt), the mylle stigh 1601, the Mylle stigh 1631,milne stigh 1662, myll stigh 1664, the olde myll steigh 1601, the olde myll stigh 1631(v. stīg,stígr'a path, a narrow road')

Places in the same Parish