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.

Wimborne Minster

Parish in the County of Dorset


The pars. of Colehill, Holt and Pamphill all supra were formed out of the old par. of Wimborne M. in 1894.

Major Settlements