English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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the Sheep Walk

Field in the Parish of Croxton

Historical Forms

  • 1762 Terrier c.1810 Yarb 1769 Terrier
  • y e Sheep Walk 1707 Terrier

Etymology

the Sheep Walk 1762, c.1810, yeSheep Walk 1769(y e Sheep Walk 1707, v. shepe-walk and cf. the forms under Croxton Wold supra)

Places in the same Parish