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.

Cow Moor

Field in the Parish of Wistow

Historical Forms

  • 1690 Terrier 1690 Terrier
  • Cowmore c.1700 Terrier
  • the North feild 1625 Terrier
  • Mill field c.1700 Terrier


Cow Moor (1690, Cowmore c. 1700) (1690, v. feld; one of the great open - fields, called the North feild 1625 and Mill field c. 1700) (v. , mōr 1)