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.

Markham Ho

Other OS name in the Parish of Wyke Regis

Etymology

, cf. Markhams (Green Ditch Pound Flg )1841TA , cf. port ' iuxta ponfaldum 1322MinAcct , Greenditch , Pound Furlong 1582 (18) Ilch , perhaps from mearc and hamm , or from a surname , v. pund .