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.

Moss Croft & Moss Fd

Field in the Parish of Rudheath Lordship

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA
  • le mos 1310–30 Chol
  • Moss Field ( Lane ) 1650 LRMB
  • Mossefeild ( Land ) 1650 Surv

Etymology

Moss Croft & Moss Fd(le mos 1310–30, Moss Field(Lane) 1650, Mossefeild(Land) 1650(18), v. mos)