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.


Parish in the County of Dorset


Parts of Blandford F. par. were added to this par. in 1894, and parts of Pimperne and Winterborne Stic. pars. in 1897.

Major Settlements