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.

Briscoe Rigg

Other OS name in the Parish of Kirkby Overblow

Historical Forms

  • Briscoe Ridge 1775 EnclA
  • Birkeschoc 1230 YDiv


, Briscoe Ridge 1775EnclA 13, Birkeschoc 1230 YD iv , ' birchwood ' , v. birki , skógr .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name