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


A small detached part of Gussage All Sts par. was transferred to this par. in 1886. Westworth in this par. was in Bindon liberty (1107–8).

Major Settlements