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.


Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • Peryshers 1447 ShaftMR


Peryshers 1447(described as a spring, etymology uncertainbut perhaps to be associated with the lost st.n. Pereswelle Lane supra)