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.

Butts Sike

Other OS name in the Parish of Lowther

Historical Forms

  • Buttes c.1280 Lowth
  • Butts 1837 TA


, Buttes c. 1280Lowth ,Butts 1837TA , v. butte ' abutting strip in the common field ' , sīc ' stream ' .