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.


Other OS name in the Parish of Gisburn

Historical Forms

  • Cores, Bolton Coores 1693 PRBlt
  • Cors 1771 M
  • Coore (16–17 PRBlt, PRGis passim)


, Cores , Bolton Coores 1693 PRBlt, Cors 1771 M, named from a local family of Coore (16–17PRBlt, PRGispassim ) , doubtless from Core La 143 .

Places in the same Parish

Other OS name

Early-attested site