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.


Parish in the County of Dorset


This par., formerly a detached part of Beaminster hundred, was transferred to Devon in 1896 and is partly surveyed in PN D 654–5.

Major Settlements

Other places in this Parish