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.

Hilly Lea

Field in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • 1849 TA
  • the Hillylee 1697 JRL

Etymology

Hilly Lea(the Hillylee 1697,v. hyll, -ig3, lēah)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name