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.

atte Bothme

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • atte Bothme 1840 TA 1314 Shaft

Etymology

atte Bothme(p) 1314(c.1407)(v. atte'at the', boðm'valleybottom')