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.

How Bank

Other OS name in the Parish of Egremont

Historical Forms

  • Howe banke 1578 Cocker


( 6 ″ ) is Howe banke 1578Cocker . Cf. ye How 1670 PR and v. haugr .