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.

Berrisford Bridge

Other OS name in the Parish of Market Drayton

Etymology

, cf. Berresfordeshulles t. Hen 6RentSur . The bridge crosses the R . Tern a short distance downstream from Shiffords Bridge . If the name is ME the first element may be a surname .