Chloe Colla

University of Glasgow

Medieval Life of the Fells: Names in a Cumberland Landscape c. AD 800-1300

Academic History:

2014 - 2015 PGCE Primary

2013 - 2014 MA Viking & Anglo-Saxon Studies

2010 - 2013 BA (Hons) English


Professor Carole Hough

Dr Simon Taylor

Research Interests:

  • Onomastics
  • Medieval history & language
  • Archaeology & stone sculpture
  • Landscape & stone sculpture
  • Language & dialect
  • Cumbrian & border history

Previous Research Projects:

MA dissertation, entitled: ‘Keswick Through Time: Perceptions of, and Life in, the Landscape Surrounding Keswick, as Told Through the Evidence of its Place-Names’


SGSAH awarded me an AHRC DTP Studentship for my PhD studies at the University of Glasgow

Contact Details:

Address: School of Critical Studies, University of Glasgow, 5 University Gardens, Glasgow G12 8QQ


First published: 10 November 2016