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.

White Cliff

Field in the Parish of Sturston

Historical Forms

  • 1846 TA
  • le Wyteclif c.1250 Kniveton 1296 Kniveton 1299 Kniveton

Etymology

WhiteCliff(le Wyteclif c. 1250(p), 1296, 1299, v. hwīt, clif)