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.


Field in the Parish of Findern

Historical Forms

  • 1840 Rate (WF)
  • Heppel Pits 1781 EnclA


Happlepits(Heppel Pits 1781 EnclA, cf. Heppelemeud' 1207 FF;perhaps Heppele is'hip clearing', v. hēope, lēah)