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.

Claypithill Barn

Other OS name in the Parish of Thistleton

Historical Forms

  • Clapehill 1633 Bru
  • Clape Hill c1635 Map
  • Claypit Hill 1826 G
  • Clay Pit Hill 1942 Deed


, Clapehill 1633Bru , Clape Hill c1635Map , Claypit Hill 1826 G, Clay Pit Hill 1942Deed . The two early forms are presumably corrupt , v. cley-pytt .