Hurn

settlement
parish:
county:
coords:
Hurn
Dorset
SZ1297
refce: HANTSLOC.t

old map: 25inch County Series map -- Hants LXXVIII.14

Hurn
otherwise: Herne , 1086; Hyrne , 1256; Hurne, la , 1367

refce: Coates 1989
HURN, modern parish carved out of Christchurch, airport
Old English 'hyrne'='angle, nook'. The village was in the NW of old Christchurch parish. The name has been prettified in the house name 'Heron Court' (1759 'Hern Court').

domesday
Herne
Listed in Domesday Book
- Egheiete Hundred - Hantescire
Period - 11th century
refce: Domesday Book 1086 (23.62)
... TEN HVGO DE EP~O BAIOC~SI ... Ipse H ten. HERNE et Hugo de eo ... Duo alodiarij tenuer~ ...

domesday
Herne
Listed in Domesday Book
- Egheiete Hundred - Hantscire
Period - 11th century
refce: Moody 1862 (Domesday)

Hampshire Gazetteer - JandMN: 2001