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.

Burgar Common

Other OS name in the Parish of Thorne


, 1841TA , cf. Burgar Close , Burgess close 1842TA ( in Hatfield ) , from e.ModE  burger ( Du burger ) or ME , OFr  burgeis ' burgher, burgess, citizen ' and clos .