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.

Dry Newmans '

Field in the Parish of Motcombe

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA
  • 6 closes called Newnams and Hills 1609 LRMB


Dry Newmans'(6 closes called Newnams(sic) and Hills 1609, cf. Henry le Nywman 1270, Roger Newman 1609)