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


Part of this par. (Glynville, Pilford, Middle Hill, Canford Bottom, etc) was transferred to Colehill par. supra in 1913. Part of W Parley par. infra is now in this par. (1960 1″).

Major Settlements