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.

Drakelow Lane

Other OS name in the Parish of Rudheath Lordship

Historical Forms

  • Occleshaw Lane 1831 Bry


, 1842 ib , formerly Occleshaw Lane 1831 Bry , cf. Ackersey 1841TA , from a p.n. which may contain sc(e)aga ' a copse, a wood ' .