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.

Gallow Howe

Other OS name in the Parish of Windermere

Historical Forms

  • Gallow how 1777 NB


, Gallow how 1777 NB 188 , ' gallows hill ' , v. galga , haugr .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name