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.

Heanor Pit

Field in the Parish of Weston Underwood

Historical Forms

  • 1846 TA
  • Henor-pits 1661 Burdett

Etymology

Heanor Pit(Henor-pits 1661 Burdett,perhaps named from a family from Heanor supra 469)