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.

Cramborne ponde

Field in the Parish of West Knighton

Historical Forms

  • Cramborne ponde 1664 HTax

Etymology

Cramborne ponde 1664('stream frequented by cranes or herons', v. cran, burna, withponde, cf. Pond Cl supra, Cranborne par. infra)