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.

Prestone

Field in the Parish of Hempsted

Historical Forms

  • Prestone 13 Glouc 13 Glouc

Etymology

Prestone 13, 1263–84('priests' farm', v. prēost, tūn)