English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Chirch Croft meer

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • 1810 EA
  • Cherch Croft mer 1422 FB

Etymology

Chirch Croft meer(Cherch Croft mer 1422 FB; v. cirice, croft and(ge)mǣre; v. discussion of Meer Nine Acresunder(a) in Ormesby, E. Flegg supra)