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.

Walrike meres

Field in the Parish of Croxton

Historical Forms

  • Walrike meres 1577 Terrier
  • Wolrike furlonge 1601 Terrier
  • walricke furelong 1631 Terrier
  • Walricke furelong 1664 Terrier


Walrike meres 1577, Wolrike furlonge 1601, walricke furelong 1631, Walricke furelong 1664(from the OE  pers.n. Wulfrīc or thederived surn. and furlang)

Places in the same Parish