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.

Brakenham Close

Field in the Parish of Ormesby St Margaret with Scratby and Ormesby St Michael

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA
  • Brakeholm 1213 Cur
  • Brakenholm 1214 FF 1424 Acc
  • Brakenham c.1300 Surv


Brakenham Close(Brakeholm 1213 Cur, Brakenholm 1214 FF, 1424 Acc Orm, Brakenham c. 1300Surv Cleres)