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.


Early-attested site in the Parish of North Mundham

Historical Forms

  • Fissere, Fysshere 1279 Ass
  • Fissher 1341 Orig
  • atte Fisshar 1296 SR


No explanation of this name can safely be offered.