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.

Shipley Bridge

Other OS name in the Parish of South Brent

Historical Forms

  • Schepelegh 1291 Add
  • Shiplegh juxta Overa Brenta 1304 Ass


is Schepelegh 1291Add , Shiplegh juxta Overa Brenta 1304Ass . ' Sheep clearing , ' v. leah .