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.

Hakehill Field

Other OS name in the Parish of Cantley

Historical Forms

  • Hakill feild 1663 Glebe
  • Hakehill 1698 ib
  • Hayhill Field 1780 EnclA


, Hakill feild 1663Glebe , Hakehill 1698 ib, Hayhill Field 1780EnclA , probably from OE  haca ' hook ' in some undetermined topographical sense , hyll .