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.

Blakeley Lodge

Other OS name in the Parish of Etwall


, cf. Blakelowefurlang 13thWelbeck , Black Lowes 1729 Cott , Blackeleyes 1598Hard , Blackleas 1599Hard , apparently ' black hill or mound ' , v. blæc , hlāw , with later interchange of hlāw and lēah , in this case in the plural .