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.

Monktonhook Fm

Early-attested site in the Parish of Alfold

Historical Forms

  • La Monekenehok 1325 BM
  • Monkenhooke 1622 Recov


Monktonhook Fm is La Monekenehok 1325 BM, Monkenhooke 1622Recov . '(Farm on the) spur of land belonging to the monks,' v. hoc . The estate belonged to the monks of Waverley Abbey.