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


Two small areas of Whitchurch C. par. infra (Gerrard's Fm and Yard Fm) were transferred to this par. in 1884 (Kelly).

Major Settlements