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.

Lambepittes

Field in the Parish of Derby

Historical Forms

  • Lambepittes 1450 Rental
  • Lamepit Close 1633 Portland

Etymology

Lambepittes 1450, Lamepit Close 1633(v. lamb orlām, pytt)