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.

Ashstead Fm

Other OS name in the Parish of Godalming

Historical Forms

  • Assh(e)stede c.1340 SACxxiii 1344 Loseley
  • Asshstedefeld 1448 ib
  • Asshested barne, Asshestedland 1548 LRMB


is Assh (e )stede c. 1340 SAC xxiii(p), 1344Loseley ,Asshstedefeld 1448 ib., Asshested barne , Asshestedland 1548LRMB . ' Place of ash trees , ' cf. Ashtead supra 68 .