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.

Skulking Dudley Coppice

Other OS name in the Parish of Clapton


( 6 ″ ) is to be associated with some member of the Dudley family , who held a manor here in the 14th cent. (VCH iii, 125–6) . According to local tradition the family was hunchbacked .

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement