English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Early-attested site in the Parish of Withington

Historical Forms

  • Fuleford' 1236 FF
  • Fulford 1274 Cl


Fulford, Fuleford '1236FF , Fulford 1274 Cl (p). 'Foul, dirty ford', v. fūl , ford . The ford carried a track to Andoversford over a small stream north of the farm.