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.

to þane twam þornen

Field in the Parish of West Orchard

Historical Forms

  • to þane twam þornen 939 ShaftR

Etymology

to þane twam þornen('the two thorn-trees', v. twēgen, þorn).

Places in the same Parish