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.

Pan Castle

Other OS name in the Parish of Whitchurch

Historical Forms

  • Panntonescastelhey 1418–20 Talbot

Etymology

, 1833 OS , Panntonescastelhey 1418–20 Talbot , v. (ge)hæg ' enclosure ' : this is an unusual instance of ME  castel used for a motte and bailey . Pannton is a surname .

Places in the same Parish

Other OS name

Early-attested site