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.

to þane shamelen

Field in the Parish of Fontmell Magna

Historical Forms

  • to þane shamelen 932 ShaftR

Etymology

to þane shamelen 932(15)(corresponding to to þan scamelen in the E Orchard charter, v. under E Orchard par. infra)