Carnanton (EN) / Karnan (KW)

Type: 
Hundred: 
Elements: 

karnan

Meaning: 
place of crag, tor, cairn
Elements notes: 
<karnan> ‘place of crag, tor, cairn’
Historic forms: 
Carnetone 1086 (Gover, 1948) Carnatona 1086 (Gover, 1948) Carneton 1176 (Gover, 1948) Carneton 1196 (Gover, 1948) Karnanton 1284 (Gover, 1948) Carnan 1301 (Gover, 1948) Carneton 1302 (Gover, 1948) Carnanton 1303 (Gover, 1948) Carnan 1327 (Gover, 1948) Carnaton 1346 (Gover, 1948) Karnanton 1397 (Gover, 1948) Carnanton 1428 (Gover, 1948) Carnaunton 1449 (Gover, 1948) Carnan c1580 (Gover, 1948) Carnanton 1582 (RIC, HZ/4/2/1, 1582) Carnanton 1611 (RIC, HB/14/159n, *HendCal 5, c.1920s, §1008, 1611) Carnanton 1650 (Pounds, 1982, p24) Carnanton 1684 (CRO, P141/12/1, 1684) Carnanton 1840 (RRIC 22, 1840, p5) Carnanton Mills 1840 [TA 1464] (CA 17, 1978, p123) Carnanton Mansion c.1840 [TA 1222](CA 17, 1978, p122) Carnanton 1884 (Symons, 1884) Carnanton Mills 1884 (Symons, 1884) Carnanton 2003 (OS, 1:25000, 2003) Carnanton Woods 2003 (OS, 1:25000, 2003)