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.


Field in the Parish of Thistleton

Historical Forms

  • 1943 Map
  • Snare-lands 1633 Bru


Snarlings(Snare-lands 1633,'ground covered by brushwood', v.snār, land, cf. Snarlings in neighbouring Mkt. Overton f.ns.(b))