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Survey of English Place-Names

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Hogstock (Coppice)

Other OS name in the Parish of Tarrant Rushton

Historical Forms

  • Hogstocke Lane, Hogstoke waie 1609 Cecil
  • Hogstock 1811 OS

Etymology

, Hogstocke Lane , Hogstoke waie 1609Cecil , Hogstock 1811 OS , first el . hogg ' a hog ' or a pers. n. Hogg , probably with stoc ' outlying farmstead, secondary settlement ' , cf. Ekwall Studies 2 41 .