Early-attested site in the Parish of Buttermere
- Ravenerhals c.1170,c.1175(n.d.) StBA
- Ravenhals c.1250 ib
- Randon-knot or Buttermere-hawse 1784 West
- Ranerdall 1508 Cocker
- Ranerthwate 1507 ib
Linked with this is the adjacent Rannerdale in Brackenthwaite parish, Ranerdall 1508Cocker , and Ranerthwate 1507 ib. Ravenerhals is hrafn-erg -hals , 'raven shieling pass' (v. erg , hals ). For the other two names. v. dalr and þveit .