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.

Sydnall Lane

Early-attested site in the Parish of Exhall (juxta Coventry)


Sydnall Lane (6″). Cf. Sydnall Wood 1410Ct , Sidenhale , Sydenhalewode 1411Coventry . Probably OE  (æt þǣm ) sīdan hēale , 'at the wide angle of land,' v. sid , healh . Cf. Sidnalls (PN Wo 363).

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement