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.


Major Settlement in the Parish of Westward

Historical Forms

  • le Westwarde in Allerdale 1354 Carliol
  • boscus de Allerdale called the Westwarde 1365 Cocker 1578
  • le Westward 1367 Ipm
  • Westwarde in Allerdale 1381 Cl