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.

The Burrington

Field in the Parish of Church Pulverbatch

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA

Etymology

TheBurrington(separated by a narrow strip of rough:reminiscent of the group of names discussed in Part 1under Berrington, butthere is no evidence that the f.n. is ancient)