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.

Parson's Coppice

Other OS name in the Parish of Maiden Newton


, 1837ib , cf. Parson 's Close ib , perhaps from the surname Parson rather than the occupational term , cf. Joh ' es parson posuit sterquilum ( ' a dung-heap ' ) in semit ' legale voc ' Hopeislane 1478DLCt .