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 Dorchester St Peter & All Saints

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA


Farthinghold(freq, cf. terr'voc' a Ferthyngholde 1548, v. fēorðung, hold)