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.

Yverehey

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • Yverehey 1453 Midd
  • Yveryhey 1474 Wim

Etymology

Yverehey 1453, Yveryhey 1474(probably the surname Ivery with(ge)hæg).