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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.

Church Croft and Church Garden

Field in the Parish of Utterby

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA
  • ad ecclesiam 1327 SR 1332 SR
  • Churchcroft 1661 LindDep
  • Church - Croft 1687 LindDep
  • ( the ) Church Croft 1698 LindDep 1721 LindDep 1747 LindDep
  • the Church - Croft 1739 LindDep

Etymology

Church Croft and Church Garden(ad ecclesiam 1327,1332 both(p), Churchcroft 1661, Church -Croft 1687,(the) Church Croft 1698,1721, 1747, the Church -Croft 1739, v. cirice, croft)