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.

Nappa Flats

Other OS name in the Parish of Gisburn

Historical Forms

  • Nappaie fflats 1609 ib


, 1664 PRGis , Nappaie fflats 1609ib , v. flat ' level piece of ground ' , named from Nappa (172supra ) across the R . Ribble .

Places in the same Parish

Other OS name

Early-attested site