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.

Short Wood

Field in the Parish of Edlaston and Wyaston

Historical Forms

  • 1846 TA
  • Schortwode 1323 Trusley

Etymology

Short Wood(Schortwode 1323, v. sc(e)ort,wudu)