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.


Parish in the County of Cheshire


The ecclesiastical parish of Baddiley is not mentioned in 1291 Tax. Orm2 iii458 says it may have been originally a chapelry of either Wybunbury or Acton parishes. It is more likely to have been in Acton.

Major Settlements