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.

Moat Furlong

Field in the Parish of Claybrooke Magna

Historical Forms

  • 1839 Map 1839 Map

Etymology

Moat Furlong (v. mote, furlang; alluding to a small rectangular earthwork which appears on an 1839 map of Claybrooke but which is absent from modern large scale O.S. maps of the parish)