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.


Parish in the County of Derbyshire


This is the spelling of the O.S., the alternative King Sterndale being that used by most directories.Part of the parish was transferred to the borough of Buxton in 1934.

Major Settlements