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.

Strykelhey

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • Strykelhey 1453 Midd
  • Styrkelheygh ' 1474 Wim

Etymology

Strykelhey 1453, Styrkelheygh'1474(v.(ge)hæg, R. Stirchel in RNs. infra)