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.

Rothwell Grange

Other OS name in the Parish of Rothwell


, 1828Bry ; this appears to be a later example of grange , for which v. EDD s.v. 2 ' a homestead , small mansion house , esp . one standing by itself remote from others ' , a sense quoted from L .