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.

an to þan herepaþe

Field in the Parish of Fontmell Magna

Historical Forms

  • an to þan herepaþe 932 ShaftR
  • to þanen ealden herepaþe þæt schet to blinchesfelde 932 ShaftR

Etymology

an to þan herepaþe, to þanen ealden herepaþe þæt schet to blinchesfelde 932(15)('the(old) military road or highway(which runs to Blynfield)', v. eald, here-pæð, Blynfield(Fm) in Cannpar. supra)