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


This par. was formed out of Canford Magna par. supra in 1833; it was added to the borough and par. of Poole infra in 1905.

Major Settlements

Other places in this Parish