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.

Hartley Bank

Other OS name in the Parish of Kirkburton

Historical Forms

  • Hardelowbank 1492 MinAcct


, 1803EnclA 27 , Hardelowbank 1492MinAcct 02 , ' hard hill ' ( that is , difficult to cultivate ) , v. heard , hlāw , bank ; the modern form has been adjusted to that of the common p.n. Hartley .

Places in the same Parish

Other OS name

Early-attested site