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.

The Lyme Pitt Field

Field in the Parish of Hatcliffe

Historical Forms

  • 1762 Monson 1839 TA

Etymology

The LymePitt Field 1762, Lime Pit Field 1839(v. pytt, cf. the linekill feild(sic)1601, the lime-kilne feild 1638, lime kilne feild 1662, lime kilne feeld by y e hovell side 1671)