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.

Miles Cross

Other OS name in the Parish of Symondsbury

Historical Forms

  • Mile Cross Ho 1839 TA


, 1811 OS , Mile Cross Ho 1839TA , cf. Miles Cl ib , a cross - roads , perhaps so named because it is on West Road one mile out of Bridport .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name

Major Settlement