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.

Caldbeck Fells

Other OS name in the Parish of Caldbeck

Historical Forms

  • del Fel 1292 Ass
  • del Fell 1332 SR
  • parens de Caldebek' 1272 For


are so named in 1777 (NB) . They may be associated with the names of Adam del Fel (1292Ass ) and John del Fell (1332SR). v. fiall (under fell). In the parish was parens de Caldebek '1272For .