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.

Stains

Early-attested site in the Parish of Funtington

Historical Forms

  • de la Stene 1271 Ass
  • the Steane 1640 Rental

Etymology

This is the same name as Stein Fm in East Dean supra 48.