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.

Perch Close

Field in the Parish of Eynsham

Historical Forms

  • 1934 UNKNOWN_SOURCE 1443 Chambers
  • Pearts Close 1517 Chambers
  • Perch Close Green 1802 EnclA

Etymology

Perch Close(Pearts Close 1517 Chambers, Perch Close Green 1802 EnclA, named from a family calledPierte, mentioned 1443 Chambers 117)