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.

Thunlowe

Field in the Parish of Rudheath Lordship

Historical Forms

  • Thunlowe 1560 Sheaf

Etymology

Thunlowe 1560(Sheaf3 23(5343);if not a mistake for Twemlow 230 infra, probably'mound by a tūn', v. tūn,hlāw, cf. Tonlowe 3 supra)