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.

Godford Cross

Early-attested site in the Parish of Awliscombe

Historical Forms

  • Codefort 1206 ClR
  • Godeford 1227 Ch 1465 BM
  • Goddeford 1285 FA
  • Goddeford juxta Aulescomb 1304 Ass


'Gōda 's ford.'

Places in the same Parish