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.


Early-attested site in the Parish of Westleigh

Historical Forms

  • Ryhylle 1281 Ass


Tapps infra 388. If so the meaning is simply 'rye hill.'

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement