English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Calke crofte slade

Field in the Parish of Eynsham

Historical Forms

  • Calke crofte slade 1615 CorpusMap

Etymology

Calke crofte slade(Chambers identifies this with Caluecrofte 1213–28,Caldecroft, le Calvecroft 1363,'calves' croft')