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.

North Piend

Early-attested site in the Parish of Jacobstowe

Historical Forms

  • La Pynd 1303 FA
  • la Pynda 1333 SR


This is the OE  pynd , 'enclosure,' discussed under Pen Hill (PN Sx 200).

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement