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.

le Gledhill

Field in the Parish of Cliburn

Historical Forms

  • le Gledhill 1366 Clib

Etymology

le Gledhill('kite hill', v. gleoda, hyll, cf. GledhillYW ii, 258)