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.

Bishop Fowley

Other OS name in the Parish of Wootton Bassett


is Bushey Fowlhill ( WM xxix, 195 ) . ' Bird ' or ' foul hill , ' from OE  fugol or ful .