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.

Snow Rd

Other OS name in the Parish of Penistone

Historical Forms

  • Snowgate head 1648 YDr


, Snowgate head 1648 YDr , v. snāw , gata ; this is doubtless the alternative track alongside the main road to Cheshire to be used in snowy weather .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name