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.

Furze

Field in the Parish of Utterby

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA
  • Firrclose 1661 LindDep
  • Firclose 1698 LindDep

Etymology

Furze(Firrclose 1661, Firclose 1698, v. fyrs, clos(e)