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.

Birkswood

Other OS name in the Parish of Beetham

Historical Forms

  • Birkwood 1845 TA

Etymology

, Birkwood 1845TA , v. birki ' birch ' , wudu .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name