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.

Bloom House (Green)

Other OS name in the Parish of Darton

Historical Forms

  • Blomehouse Grene 1584 WillY
  • Nether Blomehouse 1591 Bretton


, 1841 O.S. , Blomehouse Grene 1584 WillY, Nether Blomehouse 1591Bretton 27 , from ME  blome , OE  blōma ' an ingot of iron ' , hūs , perhaps referring to a building where iron was smelted or forged .