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.

Hirst Close

Field in the Parish of Utterby

Historical Forms

  • Hirst Close 1661 LindDep
  • hurst close 1698 LindDep

Etymology

Hirst Close 1661, hurst close 1698(v. hyrst or thederived surn.)