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.

Stretton Closes

Field in the Parish of Thistleton

Historical Forms

  • Stretton Closes 1633 Bru
  • Stretton Feld 1519 Bru
  • Stretton Hole 1633 Bru
  • Stretton Holm 1633 Bru

Etymology

Stretton Closes 1633, Stretton Feld 1519, Stretton Hole, Stretton Holm 1633(Stretton parish adjoins to the south-east, v. feld, hol1, holmr)