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.

Skell Banks (Syke)

Other OS name in the Parish of Gisburn


, not connected with Skeleron supra ; most probably ON  skjallr ' resounding ' , which suits this small stream .

Places in the same Parish

Other OS name

Early-attested site