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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.

Coxland Fm

Early-attested site in the Parish of Tillington

Historical Forms

  • Berewell c.1300 Perc
  • campo q.v. Burifeld de Tolyton c.1300 Perc


Coxland Fm must take its name from the family of 'Adam quondam fil. Henrici Coci ' of Berewell (c. 1300 Perc) who received two acres of land by exchange in campo q. v. Burifeld de Tolyton (c. 1300 Perc 416). Cf. Burrell's Cottage supra 115.