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.

Barrack Hill, Barrack Hill Fm & Barrack Hill Lane

Other OS name in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • Barrack Hill 1780 Earw


, Barrack Hill 1780 Earw , possibly from barrāco- ' hilly ' and hyll , but in view of the late record , barrack ' a temporary shelter, a hutment ' , is preferable .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name