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.

Moorhed

Field in the Parish of Bampton

Historical Forms

  • Moorhed 1688 PR
  • Moors 1648 PR 1682 PR

Etymology

Moorhed 1688(named from Moors 1648, 1682, cf. Moore side 1699, v. mōr)

Places in the same Parish