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.

Higg Lane

Other OS name in the Parish of Alderwasley


( 6 ″ ) , cf. Higgefeld 1415DuLaMB , the first element being the pers. n. Higg , from Hick , a pet - form of the common Richard .