English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Mony hole

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • Mony hole 1708 Terrier

Etymology

Mony hole 1708, Money hole 1708 (18), 1724 (v. moneye, hol 1; either naming land subject to a special money payment or alluding to the discovery of a buried hoard)