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.

Hempshaw Brook

Other OS name in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • Stok(e)port Broke, Stok(e)port Brook 1419 Orm2, Earw
  • rivulus de Stokeport 1438 ib


( R . Goyt ) , Stok (e )port Broke ,Stok (e )port Brook 1419 Orm2, Earw, rivulus de Stokeport 1438 ib , v. brōc , cf. foll. and Stockport supra .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name