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.

Haltree moore

Field in the Parish of Wistow

Historical Forms

  • Haltree moore 1625 Terrier


Haltree moore 1625 (v. mōr 1), Haltry slade 1690, c. 1700 (v. slæd) (v. trēow; earlier forms are needed to identify the first el., which could be hālig, hence' holy tree' (cf. Hallatrow in Somerset); otherwise halh)