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.

Saint John 's Land

Field in the Parish of Little Casterton

Historical Forms

  • Saint John 's Land 1796 Whit

Etymology

Saint John 's Land 1796(Lt.Casterton church is dedicated to St John and this ground may have been anendowment for its upkeep, but v. St John 's Peice in Greetham f.ns.(b))