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.


Parish in the County of Rutland


Clipsham is a detached parish of Oakham Soke Hundred, lying between Alstoe Hundred and East Hundred in the north-east of the county.

Major Settlements