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.


Field in the Parish of Winterborne Whitchurch

Historical Forms

  • Atgodewynesthorne 1317 MiltC


Atgodewynesthorne('(land) at Godwine's thorn-tree', from the OE  pers.n. Godwine and þorn,v. æt)