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.

Clammerhill Fm

Early-attested site in the Parish of Haslemere

Historical Forms

  • Clamerhulle 1453 Loseley
  • Clamerhyll t.Hy8 MinAcct
  • Clamor Hill 1606 ParReg
  • Clamore 1823 Br


Clammerhill Fm is Clamerhulle c. 1230, Clammer hill 1447, Clamerhille 1448Loseley , 1452 Swanton, Clamerhulle 1453Loseley , Clamerhyll t. Hy 8MinAcct , Clamor Hill 1606 ParReg, Clamore 1823 Br. Possibly 'clay boundary hill,' v. (ge)mære. The hill is on the parish boundary.