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 Terrets

Early-attested site in the Parish of Lapworth


The Terrets. Cf. the Terrett close , Terett piece c. 1840TA .EDD records from Halliwell an obsolete Warwickshire territ , 'clump of trees.' This may be the word in use here. Similarly we have field-names Terretts in Hatton and Territ in Beausale.