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.

the Great Whin - Close

Field in the Parish of Hawerby cum Beesby

Historical Forms

  • the Great Whin - Close 1709 Terrier

Etymology

the Great Whin -Close 1709(v. hvin'gorse')