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.

the Lyd Hole

Other OS name in the Parish of Pontesbury

Historical Forms

  • Lyd Hole 1833 OS
  • Lythe Hole Meadow and Piece 1842 TA


, Lyd Hole 1833 OS, Lythe Hole Meadow and Piece 1842TA . This is a deep rocky hollow with a waterfall , at G.R . 415056 , another instance of hlith , v. Pontesford Hill supra .