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.

Moor Close

Field in the Parish of Calow

Historical Forms

  • 1850 TA
  • Calow Moore 1630 Dep
  • Cuxalmoore 1630 Dep

Etymology

Moor Close(cf. Cucksall More 1563, Cuxallmore 1600 FF,Calow Moore als Cuxalmoore 1630, the forms are too late for any certainetymology)