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.

Ketton Quarries

Other OS name in the Parish of Ketton

Historical Forms

  • Ketton Stone Pits c1800,1806 Map
  • Ketton Stones 1824 O
  • Ketton Stone Quarry 1919 Sale


, 1825 Map , 1846 White , Ketton Stone Pits c1800, 1806 Map, Ketton Stones 1824O, Ketton Stone Quarry 1919Sale . The quarries ' have long been noted for freestone of superior quality , obtained from the oolite formation ' 1932 Kelly .