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.

Kein Hill Fm

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • 1869 Hutch
  • Keynesland 1431 Shaft

Etymology

Kein Hill Fm 1869(perhaps to beassociated with Keynesland 1431(15), cf. Hugh Kene 1342(c.1407))