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Penninehillbilly

  • Joined Sep 2011
  • West Yorks
Re: Best field names
« Reply #30 on: January 18, 2023, 07:46:40 pm »
Quite envious of  intriguing names for fields.
not very imaginative here, Top Ten Acre', End Field, Well Field, Crofts 1 and 2, 'Front field'. Pot Sink Field (Some day we'll get that pot sink connected to the spring ;D ). 'That field where you fenced it too narrow to plant a hedge' (I'd asked for 2 metres from wall :-( ).
I'll have to have a think about names, need something that sounds historic somehow.


Buttermilk

  • Joined Jul 2014
Re: Best field names
« Reply #31 on: January 21, 2023, 10:33:27 am »
When the farm was sold we kept the field known as long pasture.  About 100m wide and ⅓ mile long.  This is now 7 paddocks of varying sizes which were named as we went along. So we have Top Paddock, Top Hay, Middle Field, Bottom Hay, Bottom Top, Bottom Middle and The Ram Paddock.

SallyintNorth

  • Joined Feb 2011
  • Cornwall
  • Rarely short of an opinion but I mean well
    • Trelay Cohousing Community
Re: Best field names
« Reply #32 on: January 21, 2023, 11:37:32 am »
Quite envious of  intriguing names for fields.
not very imaginative here, Top Ten Acre', End Field, Well Field, Crofts 1 and 2, 'Front field'. Pot Sink Field (Some day we'll get that pot sink connected to the spring ;D ). 'That field where you fenced it too narrow to plant a hedge' (I'd asked for 2 metres from wall :-( ).
I'll have to have a think about names, need something that sounds historic somehow.

No Hedge Field, HedgeNo Field , Hedge!ess ...  or to be kinder, ClearView Field...


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shep53

  • Joined Jan 2011
  • Dumfries & Galloway
Re: Best field names
« Reply #33 on: January 22, 2023, 10:25:09 am »
Hanging field _ because history says a man hanged himself from a tree  ,  Tongue  _ very long and narrow ,  Snoot _  ?  ,  Swaite fell  _ ?    Hydro _ because it looks down to what used to be a victorian  hydro , Mirrans  Barn _ because a woman called Mirran owned the barn and fields around it

 

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