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.

Stroud Cmn

Other OS name in the Parish of Silton


, 1811 OS , cf. Stroud Ho 1826 Gre , Stroud Md , Stroud Pce 1837TA , probably to be associated with Robert de la Strode 1288Ass ( Gillingham ) and tenementum Ade atte Strode 1314AddCh , v. strōd ' marshy ground overgrown with brushwood ' , atte .