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.

Jarn Mound

Other OS name in the Parish of Wootton


, a mound constructed in 1931 by Sir Arthur Evans for the sake of the panoramic view . In Jarn Mound ( Oxford 1933 ) P . 12 , Evans says that Jarn was the name given to the western slopes of Boar 's Hill by the villagers of Wootton ; cf. Iarn Well Piece 1849TA .