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.

Tylers Grove

Early-attested site in the Parish of Tanworth

Historical Forms

  • Tylhous grove 1373 ADiv
  • Tylers Grove c.1840 TA


Tylers Grove is Tylhous grove 1373 AD iv, Tylers Grove c. 1840TA . Cf. also le Tylhous Ovene 1373 AD iv and Tylecroft 1475Rental . 'Tile house and field,' clearly with reference to a place where they were made. v. croft . For the modern form cf. PN Sr xxv.