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Other OS name in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • Cocks Head 1831 ib
  • Higher Cockshead & Lower Cockshead 1849 TA


, Cocks Head 1831 ib, Higher Cockshead & Lower Cockshead 1849TA , v. cocc-scyte ' a cock-shoot ' .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name