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.

Little Crosthwaite

Other OS name in the Parish of Keswick

Historical Forms

  • Crosttwait c.1220 Fountains
  • parva Crostweyt in Bastenthwayt 1292 Ass
  • parua Crosthwate 1450 Netherhall
  • Lytyll Crostwat 1563 PR(Crosth)


( in Underskiddaw parish ) is Crosttwait c. 1220Fountains, parva Crostweyt in Bastenthwayt 1292Ass , parua Crosthwate 1450Netherhall , Lytyll Crostwat 1563 PR (Crosth) .