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.

Compton Stud

Other OS name in the Parish of Gillingham

Historical Forms

  • Comptonesplace 1415 GillCt


, perhaps to be associated with Comptonesplace 1415GillCt , from the surname Compton ( probably from one of the Do places with this name ) and place ' residence ' .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name

Major Settlement