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.

Barneshall Fm

Early-attested site in the Parish of St Peters without Worcester

Historical Forms

  • La Neweberne 1327 Dugdi.614
  • Bernes 1376 CompR
  • le Bernys 1535 VE
  • Barnes 1545 LP 1606 QSR 1636 Wills
  • Barns Hall 1789 Gough


v. bern . 'The barns.' In the cellarer's expenses (1376 CompR) there is an entry of a payment for looking after boviculos at le Bernes .

Places in the same Parish