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.

Nutcombe Wd

Other OS name in the Parish of Hanford


, probably a transferred name , from Richard ' Nutcomb ofNutcomb co. Devon ' who married the daughter of Robert Seymer , lord of the manor of Hanford , in 1692 (Hutch3 463) ; there are four places called Nutcombe mentioned in PN D .