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.

Berndwode

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • Berndwode 1453 Midd
  • Brendewode 1474 Wim

Etymology

Berndwode 1453, Brendewode 1474(v. berned'burnt', wudu)