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.


Early-attested site in the Parish of East and West Dawlish

Historical Forms

  • (æt) suþwuda 1050–73 Earle
  • Southwode juxta Doulyssh 1321 Ass


(æt ) suþwuda 1050–73 Earle, Southwode juxta Doulyssh 1321Ass .