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.

Black Roods

Field in the Parish of Claybrooke Magna

Historical Forms

  • 1839 Map


Black Roods (v. blæc, rōd 3; alluding to the colour of the soil)