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


Transferred to the County Borough of Manchester La, in 1931. The ancient parish included Northern Etchells 240infra , and a few fields in Baguley township.

Major Settlements