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.

Curwen Woods

Other OS name in the Parish of Burton

Historical Forms

  • Curwen, Corewenne 1260–1671 Kendii,288–303


, 1857OS , cf. Curwen meadow 1732 Kend ii, 290 , named from the local family of Curwen ,Corewenne (1260–1671 Kend ii, 288–303) .