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.

the Parke Rayle

Field in the Parish of Brougham

Historical Forms

  • the Parke Rayle 1379 BdyR

Etymology

the Parke Rayle 1379(v. Whinfell Park supra, ME raile'fence')