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.

Blackamire Cl

Field in the Parish of Ketton

Historical Forms

  • 1919 Sale
  • Blackamore Close 1768 Map


Blackamire Cl 1919(Blackamore Close 1768; adjoining Jackanapes Nook infra,hence the intrusive a by analogy, v. blæc, mōr1)