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.

le Blyndstile

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • le Blyndstile c.1407 Shaft
  • le Blynd Style 1415 Shaft

Etymology

le Blyndstile c.1407, le Blynd Style 1415(v. blind'hidden',stigel)