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.

Shire Lane

Early-attested site in the Parish of Drayton Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • Shyreway 1607 Terr


A lane running along the boundary of Herts and Bucks.

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Major Settlement