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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.

Kocstockyng

Field in the Parish of Woore

Historical Forms

  • Kocstockyng 1838 TA
  • Lecokstockynge 1838 TA
  • Chrystian Stokkynge 1838 TA
  • Gibbestockynges 1838 TA
  • Hykocstokyng 1838 TA

Etymology

Kocstockyng 1348–9, Lecokstockynge 1354–5(other*stoccing ns. in these deeds are Chrystian Stokkynge 1474–5, Gibbestockynges 1348–9, Hykocstokyng 1416–17: the first els. are probably surnames)