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.

Pughouse Wood

Other OS name in the Parish of Irton with Santon


( 6 ″ ) . Miss M . C . Fair suggests that this may be a place where tiles or bricks were made . The heating of clay for pot - making is locally termed ' pugging . '