Pans Goat

Pans Goat PIT ANR C NO535018 1 374 0m

Pans Goat 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

Sc pan + Sc gote

‘Saltpan’s or saltpans’ inlet’. A gote is a trench or ditch (CSD), but here it is clearly being used in the second of its CSD definitions: ‘a narrow rocky inlet of the sea; a navigable channel’. There is in fact a long thin space between two rocks on the shore here.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 3