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.

Kill Flatt

Field in the Parish of Overchurch

Historical Forms

  • Kill Flatt c.1666 AddCh


Kill Flatt c.1666(v. cyln, flat. There were two fields so called, the Higher Kill Flatt and the Lower Kill Flatt. It is possible they are the same as the Top Kiln Walby andthe Lower Kiln Walby fields(Kiln Walby, supra) and this would explain themodern form of Kiln Walby)