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.


Field in the Parish of Chaldon Herring

Historical Forms

  • Brimecherche 1227 FF


Brimecherche 1227(the first el. is perhaps identical with that in prec.;the second el. may be PrWelsh  crǖg'hill, barrow' rather than OE  cirice'church')