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.

Purns Mills

Other OS name in the Parish of Gillingham

Historical Forms

  • Burns Mill 1811 OS
  • Perns (Mill) 1839 TA


, Burns Mill 1811 OS, Perns (Mill )1839TA , cf. John Perne , Richard Pearne 1664 HTax .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name

Major Settlement