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.

Park Copse

Other OS name in the Parish of Wimborne St Giles

Historical Forms

  • Park Cops 1811 OS
  • Park Coppice 1838 TA


, Park Cops 1811 OS,Park Coppice 1838TA ; this probably marks the site of the medieval deer - park at Philipston supra , cf. parcis de Philippeston et Wodlond 1394Midd , parci de Phelpeston '1429ib , v. Woodlands par . infra , Cantor & Wilson 8244 .