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.

Broom Hills

Field in the Parish of Brougham

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA
  • del Hille 1381 Brm

Etymology

Broom Hills(del Hille 1381(p), the Hill 1745, 1756, v. Brougham supra,hyll)