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.

Ridd Wood

Other OS name in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • Ridd 1839 TA
  • Slade Wood 1831 Bry


, Ridd 1839TA , Slade Wood 1831 Bry , v. ryde ' cleared land ' , slæd ' a valley ' .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name