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.

Fontmell Wd

Other OS name in the Parish of Fontmell Magna

Historical Forms

  • Fontmell Woods 1837 TA


, Fontmell Woods 1837TA , referred to in the bdy clause to wde ' to thewood ' in the Anglo - Saxon bounds of Fontmell M . ( 932 (15)ShaftR (S 419) ) , v. wudu .