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.

High Lane

Other OS name in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • Ho Lane 1690 Sheaf
  • magnum cheminum e13 LRMB200 1611


, 1842 OS , Ho Lane 1690 Sheaf,'lane leading to a hill', 'high-lane', v. hōh, hēah; the magnum cheminum e13 (1611) LRMB 200 , which forms the southern boundary of the original Marple & Wybersley , v. Middle Wood supra , cf. Buxton Rd 288infra .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name