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.

Penhill ( Cl )

Field in the Parish of Fontmell Magna

Historical Forms

  • 1837 TA

Etymology

Penhill(Cl)(cf. Penne Close c. 1560, named from Pen Hill in Sutton W. par. supra, v. alsoSixpenny Fm supra)