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.

Money Pit Cl

Field in the Parish of Ketton

Historical Forms

  • 1919 Sale 1943 Map
  • Money Pit Cl 1768 Map

Etymology

Money Pit Cl1919, 1943(Money Pit Cl 1768; prob. referring to an early discovery of a coin hoard(cf. thefinds of Roman coins in Ketton in BrownArchSites 16), v. monie)