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.

Hug Ditch, Hug Ditch Ct

Other OS name in the Parish of East Shefford


, no early references have been found to either the linear earthwork or the house , but the name may be identical with Hugditchin Froxfield, W 346 , which is Hokeddych ' hooked ditch ' in 1385 . The W name occurs about 7 miles S.W . of the Berks earthwork .

Places in the same Parish