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.

Cockshot Wood

Other OS name in the Parish of Windermere

Historical Forms

  • Cocke shott, the Cockshott 1677,1746 Glebe


, Cocke shott , the Cockshott 1677, 1746Glebe , v. cocc-scyte ' glade where woodcock werenetted ' , cf. Cockshot Wood (i, 158supra ) .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name