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.

Crossways Mile Croft

Field in the Parish of Moreton Say

Historical Forms

  • 1803 SBL
  • Further Cross Ways 1707 SBL
  • The Near Cross Ways otherwise Mill Croft 1707 SBL

Etymology

Crossways(Further Cross Ways, The Near Cross Ways otherwise Mill Croft 1712, Further Cross Ways, Near Cross Ways otherwise called Mile Croft 1807, the TA fieldis by a road-fork)