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.

High Tor

Other OS name in the Parish of Arne


, v. torr ' a rock, rocky outcrop ' , cf. Turford infra ; there is a hill here with earthworks ( 6″ ) .