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.

Wulfphut

Field in the Parish of Cheadle

Historical Forms

  • Wulfphut l12 Facs
  • Wulfpuht l12 Facs

Etymology

Wulfphut,Wulfpuht l12('wolf pit or trap' v. wulf-pytt).

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

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