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.

Pentecrofts

Field in the Parish of Eynsham

Historical Forms

  • 1802 EnclA
  • Penycroft 1481–3 CourtR
  • Penycroft Close 1650 Chambers
  • Pennticraft Close 1650 Chambers

Etymology

Pentecrofts(Penycroft 1481–3 CourtR, Penycroft Close, Pennticraft Close 1650 Chambers, v. penny)