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.


Field in the Parish of Frisby

Historical Forms

  • Houtonemor c.1250 Deed
  • Houghton more 1625 Terrier
  • Houghton Moor 1638 Terrier
  • Houghton Shrubbs 1625 Terrier


Houtonemor c. 1250, Houghton more 1625, Houghton Moor 1638 (v. mōr 1), Houghton Shrubbs 1625 (v. scrubb) (Houghton on the Hill parish adjoins to the north - west)