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.

Moor - Close

Field in the Parish of Thistleton

Historical Forms

  • Moor - Close 1943 Map
  • Moore furlong 1634 Terrier

Etymology

Moor -Close, Moore furlong 1634(v. mōr1)