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.

Battledores

Field in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • 1849 TA
  • the Battle Doales 1697 JRL

Etymology

Battledores(the Battle Doales 1697, from batail'battle, judicial battle' and dāl'a share of land'; but thesignificance is not clear)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name