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.


Field in the Parish of Upper Denton

Historical Forms

  • Lidyate c.1260 Laner


Lidyate('swing gate,'from OE  hlidgeat)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site