Deadmoor Common, Dreadmoor Copse
Other OS name in the Parish of Fifehead Neville
- coppice called Deadmore 1736 Salkeld
- Deadmoor Cmn & Deadmoor Md, Gt Deadmoor Wd, Lt Deadmoor Coppice 1842 TA
, coppice called Deadmore 1736Salkeld , Deadmoor Cmn & Deadmoor Md , Gt Deadmoor Wd , Lt Deadmoor Coppice 1842TA , v. dēad ' dead ' , perhaps in the sense ' disused ' , mōr , cf. Gl 4118 for an analogous 12th cent , name ; the common is marked Fifehead Common on 1811 OS , cf. foll. ; the modern variant Dread - is no doubt due to popular etymology .