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.

Cow Down ( Plant . )

Field in the Parish of Winterborne Whitchurch

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA

Etymology

Cow Down(Plant.)(freq)(cf. Cow close 1688)