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 Mires

Other OS name in the Parish of Knaresborough

Historical Forms

  • Mires Close 1840 TA


, Mires Close 1840TA , v. mýrr ' bog ' .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name