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.

in le Pyt

Field in the Parish of Ketton

Historical Forms

  • in le Pyt 1328 Banco
  • in the Pitt ( e ) 1332 Extent

Etymology

in le Pyt 1328 Banco(p), in the Pitt(e) 1332 Extent(p)(poss. the name of a 14th cent, quarryman, v. pytt)