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.

Godfreys Bush

Field in the Parish of Seaton

Historical Forms

  • 1846 TA

Etymology

Godfreys Bush(prob. referring toscrubland owned by the Godfrey family, cf. William Godfrey 1619 Terrier of Belton,v. busc)