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 Thurstaston contained the township of Thurstaston, and parts of Irby (264 supra in Woodchurch parish) and of Greasby (291 infra in West Kirby parish).

Major Settlements