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.

Knowle Copse, Knowle Hill & Knowle Plant., Brook Knowle

Other OS name in the Parish of Askerswell

Historical Forms

  • (The) Knowle, Knowle Coppice & Knowle Hill, Brook Knowle, Lower Knowle & Middle Knowle 1839 TA(LittonCh.)
  • Burry Knowle 1845 TA


, (The ) Knowle ,Knowle Coppice & Knowle Hill , Brook Knowle , Lower Knowle & Middle Knowle 1839TA (Litton Ch.), Burry Knowle 1845TA , v. cnoll ' hill-top, hillock ' .