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.

Light Wd, Lightwood Fm

Other OS name in the Parish of Sutton Upon Tern

Etymology

. The 6 ″ map shows these names in Woodseaves and also gives Lightwood for a small roadside settlement ⅓ mile E . in Hinstock . The name is discussed under Hinstock, supra .