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.

Wringhouse and Orchd

Field in the Parish of Melbury Osmond

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA

Etymology

Wringhouse and Orchd(from wring'a press(for cider)')