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.

Brandy Bay

Other OS name in the Parish of Tyneham


, probably so called with reference to smuggling , cf. Arkell ( 1941 ) 36 who notes that ' there is a sequestered way up the cliff where kegs could be conveniently brought up ' .