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.


Field in the Parish of Brougham

Historical Forms

  • Langskarthwalk 1523 SheriffAcct


Langskarthwalk(v. lang, skarð'gap, pass', ME walke'forest path', cf. Blakeney Walk G1 iii, 220–1, Fulwith Grange YW v,p. xi)