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.

Wynols Hill Ho

Other OS name in the Parish of Coleford

Historical Forms

  • le Wynall 1568 For
  • Winnalls Hill 1725 GR608
  • le Winholt, Wynholt c.1280 For


, le Wynall 1568For , Winnalls Hill 1725GR 608, possibly identical with le Winholt ,Wynholt c. 1280For , v. holt ' wood ' ; the first el . could be the OE pers.n. Wyna .