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.

High & Low Borrans

Other OS name in the Parish of Windermere

Historical Forms

  • Borrans 1751 CWliv,156 1777 M
  • Low Burrans 1823 M


, Borrans 1751 CW liv,156, 1777 M, Low Burrans 1823 M , v. burgæsn ' cairn ' .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name