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.

Watch Oak Lodge

Other OS name in the Parish of Thornbury

Historical Forms

  • Wachoke 1636 Inq


, Wachoke 1636 Inq , probably ' oak wherea watch or vigil was kept ' , from OE  wæcce , v. āc .