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.

Snapes Lane

Field in the Parish of Clewer

Historical Forms

  • Snapes Lane 1380 Windsor
  • Snapyslane 1449 Windsor

Etymology

Snapes Lane 1380 Windsor, Snapyslane 1449 ib(cf. Will. Snape 1327–8 SR)