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.

Loke Pightle

Field in the Parish of Ormesby St Margaret with Scratby and Ormesby St Michael

Historical Forms

  • Loke Pightle 1749 Manning

Etymology

Loke Pightle 1749(dial. loke'short, narrow, blindlane; a private lane', esp. East Anglia, v. OED and EDD s.v., from OE  loca, andpightel)