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.

Rain Hall

Other OS name in the Parish of Barnoldswick

Historical Forms

  • Reign-Hall 1738 ib


, 1772 PRGis , Reign -Hall 1738 ib , probably the surname Rain ( from the ME byname Rain ) .