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.

a great Pit

Field in the Parish of Hawerby cum Beesby

Historical Forms

  • a great Pit 1664 Terrier
  • a great pitt 1679 Terrier 1703 Terrier
  • a great pit 1706 Terrier

Etymology

a great Pit 1664, a great pitt 1679, 1703, a great pit 1706(the same as inggrum pit supra)