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.

Okhurst

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • Okhurst 1358 Shaft

Etymology

Okhurst 1358(c.1407)(v. āc, hyrst)