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.

Knight's Hill

Other OS name in the Parish of Powerstock

Historical Forms

  • Knights Hill two acres, Knights Hill ground 1839 TA


, Knights Hill two acres , Knights Hill ground 1839TA , cf. Knight (s ) ground , Knight Haye ,Knights cowleaze , Knights mead & Knights six acres 1839ib , perhaps to be associated with the families of Robert Knyght 1327 SR ( taxed in South Poorton ) , Nicholas le Knight 1357 (18) AddMS , Thomas Knight 1664 HTax .