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.

Chapelbank

Field in the Parish of Brougham

Historical Forms

  • Chapelbank Hy5 Brm
  • Chappel close 1657 Comm
  • Chappell garth 1657 Comm
  • le Chapelstye Hy5 Brm

Etymology

Chapelbank Hy 5, Chappel close 1657,Chappell garth 1657, le Chapelstye Hy 5(v. chapel, here St Wilfrid's Churchsupra, banke, clos, garðr, stīg'path')