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.

Rushham

Field in the Parish of Dorchester St Peter & All Saints

Historical Forms

  • Rushham 1435 DorR
  • Ruyssham 1435 DorR

Etymology

Rushham, Ruyssham 1435(v. risc)