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.

Fleak Moor

Field in the Parish of Holbrook

Historical Forms

  • 1787 EnclA
  • Flake more 1611 DuLaSC

Etymology

Fleak Moor(Flake more 1611, from dial. flake, fleak'hurdle' andmōr1)