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.

Sprat Pittes

Field in the Parish of Ketton

Historical Forms

  • Sprat Pittes 1638 DC

Etymology

Sprat Pittes 1638(from eModE  sprat'a kind of rush or rush-like grass', v. pytt)