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.

Roman Ridge

Other OS name in the Parish of Rawmarsh


, there are two stretches of ridge earthworks of Roman roads , one running east to west just north of the town of Rawmarsh and the other , the principal one , forming the west and north boundary of the parish ; cf. Roads s.n.