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.

Turleburne

Field in the Parish of Brougham

Historical Forms

  • Turleburne 1676 BrmUC 1365 Brm
  • Tylburn 1523 SheriffAcct

Etymology

Turleburne 1676(Tylburn 1523,'the turning stream', from OE  *tyrl as inTirle Brook Gl i, 13, v. burna)