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 Lion Fm

Other OS name in the Parish of Church Pulverbatch

Historical Forms

  • Black Lion 1833 OS

Etymology

, Black Lion 1833 OS . VCH VIII133 says the name is first recorded c. 1780 , and the place was an ale - house till the late 19th cent .