Higher Crackington (EN) / Kragen Wartha (KW)

Type: 
Parish: 
Hundred: 
Elements: 

kragen

Meaning: 
sandstone

wartha

Meaning: 
higher
Elements notes: 
kragen 'sandstone' + wartha 'higher'
Historic forms: 
Crachemua, Crachenwe 1086, Crakenton 1180. Craketon 1181. Crakemude 1196. Crakemue 1201, Crakampton, Crakhampton 1302. Crakamton 1327. Cracampton 1312, 1329, 1349. Crakhamton 1369.