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.

Campeden

Field in the Parish of Dorchester St Peter & All Saints

Historical Forms

  • Campeden 1400 DorR

Etymology

Campeden 1400(perhaps'valley with enclosures', v. camp1(gen. pl. -a), denu, cf. Campden Gl 1 237)