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.

litle Moigne clos

Field in the Parish of Waithe

Historical Forms

  • litle Moigne clos 1537–38 AOMB 1537–38 AOMB
  • Moigne South close 1537–38 AOMB 1537–38 AOMB
  • Moines Close 1656 Haigh


litle Moigne clos, Moigne South close 1537–38, Moines Close 1656(named from the Moigne family, cf. Thomas Moygne of Wyfflingham(i.e.North Willingham LNR) named in the 1537–38 document)