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.

Faulk Mill

Early-attested site in the Parish of Offenham

Historical Forms

  • Fokemulne 13th ChronEve
  • Folclond 1316 FA


This may possibly be for folke-mulne , 'people's mill,' or from Folcan-myln with the pers. name Folca found in Folcanstan = Folkestone (K). For the phonetic development cf. Faulkland (So), earlier Folclond (1316 FA).

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement