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.

Stone Cliff Wood

Early-attested site in the Parish of Church Lawton

Historical Forms

  • Stone Cliff Wood 1842 OS
  • Stancliues cloht 1265–72 Chest
  • Stancliff(isclouh) 1265–76 ib
  • le Stanclif 1265–91 ib


Stone Cliff Wood, Stone Cliff Wood 1842 OS, Stancliues cloht 1265–72 Chest, Stancliff (isclouh )1265–76 ib, le Stanclif 1265–91 ib, '(dell at) the stone cliff', v. stān , clif , clōh .