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Survey of English Place-Names

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Tilstock

Major Settlement in the Parish of Whitchurch

Historical Forms

  • Tildestok 1211 Cur 1327 SR
  • Tilstoke 1401–2 Talbot
  • Tilstok 1512–13 SBL 1577 Saxton
  • Tylstoke c.1535 SAS3/VIII
  • Tilstocke 1599,1674 PR(L)
  • Tilstock 1704 ib
  • Tillestoke 1419–20 Talbot
  • Tystoke 1483–5 Harl433

Etymology

'Tīdhild's dependent settlement', v. stoc . The pers.n. is feminine.

Places in the same Parish

Other OS name

Early-attested site

Major Settlement

Field