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.

the Holm Hill

Field in the Parish of West Ravendale

Historical Forms

  • 1630 DC 1630 DC 1630 DC 1630 DC 1630 DC 1630 DC
  • The home hill close 1630 DC
  • the Holme Hill 1630 DC

Etymology

the Holm Hill 1773, 1802, 1816, 1823, 1844(The home hill close 1630, the Holme Hill 1744, v. holmr, confused with ModE  home in 1630)