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.

Swains Head

Other OS name in the Parish of Penistone

Historical Forms

  • Swaine Greave Head 1695 Hntii,360
  • the top of Swaines Greave 1753 ib


, Swaine Greave Head 1695 Hnt ii, 360, the top of Swaines Greave 1753 ib , v. Swains Greave Db 128 , hēafod .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name