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.

Ridded Earth

Field in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • 1842 TA

Etymology

Ridded Earth(from ridded, pa.part. ofrid(ME  rydde)'to clear woodland', and eorðe or erð)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name