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.


Field in the Parish of Langton Long Blandford

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA


Grotten(Do dial. grotten'a run or pasture for sheep'(Barnes 67, EDD s.v. gratton), v. grǣd-tūn)