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.

Sweeting Tree Closes

Field in the Parish of Wolterton

Historical Forms

  • Sweeting Tree Closes 1639 WAL

Etymology

Sweeting Tree Closes 1639 ib(probably allusion to sweet apples; v. Field s.n.)