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.

Humber Wd

Other OS name in the Parish of Melcombe Horsey


, 1841TA (Mappowder) , probably an instance of the pre - English stream - name Humber with reference to the small stream ( now unnamed ) nearby .