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.

Assehurst

Field in the Parish of Mickleover

Historical Forms

  • Assehurst c.1160 BurtCh

Etymology

Assehurst c. 1160 BurtCh(v. æsc, hyrst)