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 Church - Acre

Field in the Parish of Long Marton

Historical Forms

  • 1704 Terr

Etymology

the Church-Acre 1704(near thechurch) v. æcer, bekkr, rein'boundary strip')