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.

Cottons

Field in the Parish of Norbury and Roston

Historical Forms

  • 1844 TA

Etymology

Cottons(perhapsfrom cotum the dat.pl. of cot'cottage')