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.

Black Wd

Other OS name in the Parish of Rushbury

Historical Forms

  • Blakewoode 1551 Pat
  • Blackwood 1647 SBL6116 1833 OS

Etymology

, Blakewoode 1551 Pat, Blackwood 1647 (copy) SBL 6116 , 1833 OS . VCH X 67 notes a reference of 1465 in a court roll .