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.

Wheating Hill

Early-attested site in the Parish of Feckenham

Historical Forms

  • Wytenhull 14th AlmBk
  • Wheating Close, Sweeten Hill 1841 TitheAward


This is probably OE  hwītan hylle (dat.), 'white hill.'