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.

Wadhill Coppice

Other OS name in the Parish of Church Knowle

Historical Forms

  • (Copse in) Row Waddle 1844 TA


, (Copse in ) Row Waddle 1844TA , ' hill where woad grew ' , v. wād , hyll , or ' clearing where woad grew ' with the second el . lēah develop - ing as in Bradle supra , v. rūh , cf. Woodhill Coppice infra .