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.

Houtonemor

Field in the Parish of Frisby

Historical Forms

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

Etymology

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)