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.

Redhill

Field in the Parish of Thistleton

Historical Forms

  • Redhill 1576 VCH 1633 Bru
  • Red-hill 1634 Terrier

Etymology

Redhill 1576 VCH,1633, Red-hill 1634(cf. Redhills in Stretton f.ns.(a) and Redcap Hill supra, v.rēad)