1) A regional word for a miry pit or hole.

1681 fill up the pogmire neare unto Wiskithill, Tong. It gave rise to a number of minor place-names, for example Pogg Myers in Liversedge: 1748 Poggmiers

1799 John Sheard of Pogmires, Hartshead. It can be compared with Pog Moor in Barnsley which gave rise to a surname.

dates 1681 1748 1799

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