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.

Sweet Bits Lane

Other OS name in the Parish of Knaresborough

Historical Forms

  • Swete bittes 1617 Comm
  • Sweet Bits 1846 TA


, Swete bittes 1617Comm , Sweet Bits 1846TA ' sweet plots of ground ' , v. swēte , bita .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name