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.

atte Forde

Field in the Parish of Frome St Quintin

Historical Forms

  • atte Forde 1838 TA 1327 SR 1332 SR
  • farme 1596 Ilch
  • le Northe Farme 1622 CH

Etymology

atte Forde(p) 1327, 1332(v. ford); the North farme 1596, le Northe Farme 1622.