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.

Broadhey, Broadhey Hill

Other OS name in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • the Narrbrodhey, the Broad hey, the Broad hey field 1611 LRMB200
  • Broadhey 1831 Bry


, the Narrbrodhey , the Broad hey , the Broad hey field 1611LRMB 200,Broadhey 1831 Bry , ' the broad enclosure ' , v. brād , (ge)hæg , nēarra ' nearer ' .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name