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.

Rowlandfield Plant., Rowland's Lum

Other OS name in the Parish of Lowther

Historical Forms

  • Rowland's Lunn 1859 OS
  • Rolland, Rowland 1712 PR


, Rowland 's Lunn 1859OS , namedfrom the local family of Rolland , Rowland (1712 PR 54et freq ) , v. lumm ' pool ' , here one in the R. Leith .