Kittlenaked Wood

Kittlenaked Wood CBE V NO532056 1 374 60m EAF

Ovenston Wood 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

en Kittlenaked + SSE wood

Ovenstone lies some 300 m south of the wood, giving it its name in 1855. Kittlenaked is shown on 1855 OS map at the western corner of the wood, which accords with the position of the field Kittlenaked on RHP2148 (1805). On this same plan OS Pathf. Kittlenaked Wood is called simply ‘The fir planting’.

The NGR is for the centre of the woodland shown on OS Pathf.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 3