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.

Great Gravel Pitt Close

Field in the Parish of Wolterton

Historical Forms

  • Great Gravel Pitt Close 1840 TA
  • Gravelepitt Close 1721 WAL

Etymology

Great Gravel Pitt Close 1693, Gravelepitt Close 1721 WAL