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.

Rhydd Covert

Early-attested site in the Parish of Kidderminster


This place is referred to in a fine of 1327 where we have mention of certain tenements in Ryde . This is the same name as that explained in Rhydd Green supra 212.