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.

Hie crofts

Field in the Parish of Brougham

Historical Forms

  • Hie crofts 1584 Brm
  • the Hyghe croftes 1588 Brm
  • the high croftes 1609 BrmUC

Etymology

Hie crofts 1584(the Hyghe croftes 1588, the high croftes 1609)