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.

Swine Moor

Early-attested site in the Parish of Beverley

Historical Forms

  • Swinmor(e), Swyn(e)mor(e) 1277 Ipm 1356 BevDoc 1362 HMC(Bev) 1576 BevRec


Swine Moor (6″) is Swinmor (e ), Swyn (e )mor (e )1277 Ipm, 1356 BevDoc, 1362 HMC(Bev)et passim to 1576 BevRec. Cf. also Swynmoregate 1435 BevDoc, Swynmoresdyk 1439 HMC(Bev), Swinemore Bank , Swinemore Well 1706BevRent .