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.

Fordrove Fm

Other OS name in the Parish of Elmdon


. Cf. Fordrove Close , Ford Rove c. 1840TA and Foredrove 1585LRMB ( Brailes ) . A common name in Wa and Wo for a lane or path for the purpose of draught from a farm to a main road ( v. PN Wo 136 and cf. Fordrough St supra 37 ) .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name

Major Settlement