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.

Capell Crag

Other OS name in the Parish of Borrowdale


is so named in 1570 (ExchKR ) . This is probably ME  capel , ' nag , ' ultimately from Latin caballus .