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.

Senches

Field in the Parish of Woore

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA
  • The Whitmore 's Senches 1838 TA
  • Schench ( e ) hurst 1838 TA 1838 TA
  • Sanchehurst 1838 TA

Etymology

Senches(The Whitmore 's Senches 1718, probably Schench(e)hurst 1416–17, 1419–20, Sanchehurst 1426–7,v. hyrst, first el. obscure)