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.

Lyde Cottage

Other OS name in the Parish of Colesborne

Historical Forms

  • green Lyde, upper Lyde 1839 TA


, green Lyde , upper Lyde 1839TA , doubtless an old name of Hilcot Brook , from OE  hlȳde ' the loud one ' ; the same stream is referred to in Lyde Bank (189infra ) .