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.


Field in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • Raneleghruydynges 1347 JRL


Raneleghruydynges 1347('(clearings at) the raven-wood', v. hræfn, lēah, ryding, cf. Rid(d)ings supra and Renuenlegh(?)290 supra)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name