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.

Cockney Hill

Other OS name in the Parish of Reading (including Caversham)

Historical Forms

  • Coclehale 1462,1469 Bodl
  • Cockney Hale Field, Cockney Hall Pightle, Cockney Hill 1843 TA


, 1761 Rocque , Coclehale 1462, 1469Bodl , Cockney Hale Field , Cockney Hall Pightle , Cockney Hill 1843TA ( Tilehurst ) , v. coccel ' tares ' , healh .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name

Major Settlement