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PLACE-NAMES AND THEIR MEANINGS
   
FORSBROOK OE 'fosse' ditch.
  OE 'broc' brook, stream.
  Fotesbroc - Doomsday Book.
  Fotesbrock - Index to Charters & Rolls, British Museum.
  Forebroc - 1243 Plea Rolls.
  Flotebroc - 1269 Plea Rolls.
  Flottebrok - 1271 Plea Rolls.
  Flotesbrok - 1271 Plea Rolls.
  Fosbrooke - 1625 Obliguatory Knighthood, Charles I
   
 
BIBLIOGRAPHY
   
"English Place-Names and their Origins." by G.J.Copley.
"English Place-Names." by K.Cameron.
"The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Place-Names." by E.Ekwall.
"The origin of Engish Place-Names." by P.H.Reaney.
"Notes on Staffordshire Place-Names." by W.H.Duigan.
"Village Records." by J.West.