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.

Winchard Cl

Field in the Parish of Fontmell Magna

Historical Forms

  • 1837 TA


Winchard Cl('gap fit for a wagon', v. wægn, sceard; the field lies beside the road fromBedchester where it crosses Fontmell Brook)