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.

Shuttleton Fm

Other OS name in the Parish of Hemyock

Historical Forms

  • Sheteldoune 1566 DA
  • Shittledon 1583 Deed


is Sheteldoune 1566 DA 43,Shittledon 1583Deed . The first element may be OE  scytel , ' dung , ' or , less probably , the same as in Sheepstor supra 238 .