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.

Purfurlonges

Field in the Parish of Dorchester St Peter & All Saints

Historical Forms

  • Purfurlonges 1345 Rent

Etymology

Purfurlonges 1345(v. pūr'bittern', furlang; analogous f.ns. occur in Affpuddle par. andPuddletown par. supra)