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.

Twenty Acre

Other OS name in the Parish of Burton on the Wolds

Historical Forms

  • Twenty Acres 1700 Deed 1701 Terrier
  • Mundy's Gorse 1836 O


, Twenty Acres 1700Deed , 1701Terrier , v. æcer; it is Mundy 's Gorse 1836 O , v. gorst ; with the surn . Mundy , a reflex of the ON  pers.n. Mundi , a short form of names in -mundr , v. SPNLY 198 .