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.

Hassocks

Field in the Parish of Stanton upon Hine Heath

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA
  • Hassock Furlong 1612 GT 1718 GT

Etymology

Hassocks(Hassock Furlong 1612,1718, hassocks are clumps of coarse grass)