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.

Christen Sike

Other OS name in the Parish of Bampton

Historical Forms

  • Cristianesikefute 1488 Lowth
  • Christening syke 1839 TA


, Cristianesikefute 1488Lowth ,Christening syke 1839TA , a small stream which rises near Christ 's Cross Gate ( foll . ) ; the ME  pers.n. Christian , v. sīc .