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.

The Poor 's Plott Second Poors Plot

Field in the Parish of Claybrooke Magna

Historical Forms

  • 1807 Nichols 1839 Map

Etymology

The Poor's Plott 1807 Second Poors Plot 1839 (v. pouer (e), plot; land dedicated to poor - law relief or charity)