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.

Blackmoor

Field in the Parish of Saddington

Historical Forms

  • 1973 Surv 1745 Terrier
  • Blakmore 1601 Terrier
  • Blacke More m.17 Terrier
  • Blakemore 1724 Terrier

Etymology

Blackmoor (1745, Blakmore 1601, Blacke More m. 17, Blakemore 1724, v. blæc, mōr 1)