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.

Cocken Hill

Field in the Parish of West Knighton

Historical Forms

  • Cocken Hill 1560 Weld
  • Cokenhull 1561 Hutch

Etymology

Cocken Hill 1560, Cokenhull 1561(v. hyll; for the first el. cf. Cocknowle in Ch. Knowle par. supra)