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.

Irons

Field in the Parish of Alderley

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA

Etymology

Irons(the plural of the dial. form of hyrne'a corner', cf. Heronbridge 332infra)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name