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Survey of English Place-Names

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Other OS name in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • Hacking Knife 1839 TA


( 101–964935 ) , Hacking Knife 1839TA , an 800 ft . promontory probably named from its sharp profile .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name