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.

Cockshutt's Fm

Early-attested site in the Parish of Beauchief

Historical Forms

  • Kok(e)s(c)hit(e), Kocs(c)hit(e), Coks(c)hit(e), Coks(c)hete Hy3,Ed1,1312 Beau
  • Cockshutt Farm 1743 ShefAC


Cockshutt's Fm (6″), Kok (e )s (c )hit (e ), Kocs (c )hit (e ), Coks (c )hit (e ), Coks (c )hete Hy 3, Ed 1, 1312Beau , Cockshutt Farm 1743ShefAC . 'Corner of land into which woodcocks were driven', v. cocc-scīete.