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.

Blacker Wood

Other OS name in the Parish of Emley


, 1842TA , named from the Blacker family , common here from the seventeenth century ( PREm passim ) , cf. Blacker i, 292supra .

Places in the same Parish

Other OS name

Early-attested site