Dykeheads MAI S NO320049 1 135m

Dykeheads 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn

Sc dyke + Sc heid

‘Heads or ends of a dyke (stone wall) or dykes’. The small settlement of this name on OS 6 inch (1856) has now gone, but has left its name in OS Pathf. Dykehead Wood to the north-west, part of Drummy Wood.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 2