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.

Moore 's Thorney Pit Fd

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • 1806 Map


Moore's Thorney Pit Fd (with the surn. Moore, cf. John Moore 1834 Census, Thomas Moore 1842 ib and Eunice Moore 1872 ib, all of Oadby) (v. þornig, pytt).