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.

Taylor's Turnover Lock

Other OS name in the Parish of Kibworth Harcourt


, a lock on the Grand Union Canal at which the towpath changes sides and at which a horse could cross the waterway while still drawing a barge , without the need to unhitch the tow rope ; with the surn . Taylor .