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.

Howe Hill

Early-attested site in the Parish of Kirkburn


Howe Hill (6″). Cf. Robert atte Hou 1333SR . v. haugr 'mound.' There is a tumulus nearby.

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