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.

Hulverescroft

Field in the Parish of Shiplake

Historical Forms

  • Hulverescroft c.1250 AD

Etymology

Hulverescroft(v. croft: firstelement ME  hulver,'holly,' which survives in dialect and is first recordedc. 1430)