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.

Stonhill

Field in the Parish of Thistleton

Historical Forms

  • Stonhill 1633 Bru
  • stone-hill 1634 Terrier

Etymology

Stonhill 1633, stone-hill 1634(an allusion to the character of the ground, v.stān, hyll)