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.

la Dowre Oke

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • la Dowre Oke 1395 Shaft

Etymology

la Dowre Oke 1395(c.1407)(v. dowere'dowry', āc)