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.

Callow hill

Field in the Parish of Saddington

Historical Forms

  • Callow hill 1601 Terrier 1638 Terrier 1745 Terrier
  • behynd Callowhyll 1601 Terrier
  • backside ( of ) Callow hill 1679 Terrier 1700 Terrier

Etymology

Callow hill 1601, 1638 et passim to 1745, behynd Callowhyll 1601, backside (of) Callow hill 1679, 1700 (v. bak - side) (v. calu, hyll)