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.

Redcap Hill

Field in the Parish of Thistleton

Historical Forms

  • 1943 Map

Etymology

Redcap Hill(poss. referring to a stratum of ironstone at the hill'stop)