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.

del Snabbes

Field in the Parish of Rudheath Lordship

Historical Forms

  • del Snabbes 1351 Chamb

Etymology

del Snabbes 1351(p)(from snabbe'a steep place, a projection on a hill', not topographicallysuited to this district, so the surname may not belong here)