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.

Philcuphill

Field in the Parish of Marsh Chapel

Historical Forms

  • Philcuphill 1595 FMap 1595 FMap
  • Philcaphill 1595 FMap
  • a Holme called Filcup hill c.1638 Holywell

Etymology

Philcuphill 15951, Philcaphill 15952, a Holme called Filcup hill c.1638(this isshown on 15951 as a saltern or salt-hill; it is a complimentary nicknameFillcup)