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.

Lyne and Lynegrove

Early-attested site in the Parish of Chertsey

Historical Forms

  • Lyndeshulles 1446 Ct
  • Lyne Hills 1840 TA


Lyne and Lynegrove. Cf. la Linde 1208 FF (p), la Lynde 1272Ass (p), 1274 Chertsey, 1306 FF, Lyndehacche 1446Ct , Lyne 1624Rental , Lynegreene 1677Recov , Lynegroves 1624Rental . 'Lime tree,' v. lind . Cf. Lyne supra 85.

Lyne Hill Ho (6″)is Lyndeshulles 1446Ct , Lyne Hills 1840TA .