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.

Hole in the Mire

Field in the Parish of Stainburn

Historical Forms

  • Hole in the Mire 1770 LowtherW

Etymology

Hole in the Mire(v. mýrr)

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement