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.

de la Grave

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • de la Grave 1840 TA 1351 Shaft

Etymology

de la Grave(p) 1351(c.1407)(v. grāf(a)'grove')