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.

Dagenhams, Dagnam Park

Early-attested site in the Parish of Noak Hill

Historical Forms

  • Dakenham (tenement) 1378,1385 HPD
  • Dagenham(me)s 1384 HarlR 1464 Pat
  • Dagnam(y)s 1495 Ipm 1510 LP


Dagenhams, Dagnam Park is Dakenham (tenement )1378, 1385 HPD, Dagenham (me )s 1384HarlR , 1464 Pat, Dagnam (y )s 1495 Ipm, 1510 LP. Land was held in 1334 by John de Dovere of William de Dageham (Dakenham ) at Delle (Ipm). The name is manorial in origin. Dellebregge was where the London- Chelmsford road crosses the Ingrebourne (Fisher 22), i.e. at Putwell Bridge infra 138, which is not far from Dagenhams.v. dell .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name

Major Settlement