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.

Shurnesbargh

Field in the Parish of Dorchester St Peter & All Saints

Historical Forms

  • Shurnesbargh 1431 DorR

Etymology

Shurnesbargh 1431(v. beorg; first el. obscure,perhaps a surname)