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.

Condover Hundred

Hundred in the County of Shropshire

Historical Forms

  • Conodov(o)re 1086 DB
  • Conedovre 1274 RH 1346 FA
  • Conedovere 1284-5 FA
  • Conedover 1316 FA
  • Cunedoure 1189 CartAntiq
  • Cunedovr' 1221 Fees
  • Cunnedovre 1255 RH
  • Gundour 1203-4 Ass
  • Conedovershome 1317 Fine

Etymology

v. Condover infra . For the addition of -home in 1317 v. the discussion of this phenomenon under Ford supra .