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.

Iron Bridge

Field in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • 1849 TA

Etymology

Iron Bridge('bridge at a corner', v. hyrne, brycg, cf. Heronbridge 332 infra)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name