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Other OS name in the Parish of Conisbrough

Historical Forms

  • Bircroft 1764 Glebe
  • Bur Croft 1840 TA


, Bircroft 1764Glebe , Bur Croft 1840TA , probably ' croft beneath the castle ' , v. burh , croft ; Burcroft is just below Castle Hill .