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.

Moggheye

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • Moggheye a1335 Shaft

Etymology

Moggheye a1335(c.1407)(the surname orpers.n. Mogg, a pet-name for Margaret, with(ge)hæg)