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.

Nunpit

Field in the Parish of Mackworth

Historical Forms

  • 1770 Rental
  • Nun Pytt 1579 Derby

Etymology

Nunpit(Nun Pytt 1579, v. nunne, pytt)