Sunday, September 15, 2013

Farm- and field-names of old Shirehampton

Richard Coates lives in Shirehampton. He is Professor of Linguistics at the University of the West of England, and is honorary director of the national Survey of English Place-Names.

Click on the link below to download Richard Coates's book on farm- and field-names of old Shirehampton.

This requires Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is installed on most computers.

Farm- and Field-names will open in a separate window. You can search for any particular name by pressing CTRL F and entering the name in the search box.

http://www.shire.org.uk/content/history/Fieldnames.pdf