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.

Quinhou

Field in the Parish of Drigg and Carleton

Historical Forms

  • Quinhou c.1235 StB

Etymology

Quinhou c. 1235 StB('whin hill,' v. whin, haugr)