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.

Riddles Wd

Other OS name in the Parish of Church Pulverbatch


, cf. Ryddeslugh , Ryddeslesicheshed 1453 (copy) SBL 7070 . v. sīc , hēafod , the etymology of the basic name is uncertain as the two forms are inconsistent .