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.

Bat ( s ) comb ( e ) Cross

Field in the Parish of Wyke Regis

Historical Forms

  • Bat ( s ) comb ( e ) Cross 1841 TA

Etymology

Bat(s)comb(e) Cross(cf. Batcombe par. infra)