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.

Ashwood

Other OS name in the Parish of Whitchurch

Historical Forms

  • Asshewoodes 1483–5 Harl433

Etymology

, 1654 PR(L) 9 , 1841TA , Asshewoodes 1483–5 Harl 433 . In the 15th - cent. reference this is one of a group of woods in Whitchurch lordship . 1833 OS gives the n. Ash Wood to two farms .

Places in the same Parish

Other OS name

Early-attested site