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.

Bowgreave Busk

Other OS name in the Parish of Beetham

Historical Forms

  • Bow greave 1845 TA

Etymology

, Bow greave 1845TA , possibly ' wood where bows wereobtained ' , v. boga , grǣfe .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name