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.

shepcote

Field in the Parish of Rothwell

Historical Forms

  • shepcote 1349 Ipm

Etymology

shepcote 1349('the sheep-cote', v. scēap,cot)