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.

Chideock Fm

Other OS name in the Parish of Chaldon Herring


, probably a surname from Chideock par . infra , cf. John Chidiock 1369 Hutch3 ( witness in a Winfrith N . charter ) ; it is less likely to be an identical but independent p.n .