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.

Norman Wells Ho

Other OS name in the Parish of Ashby cum Fenby


, cf. Low Normanwells , Top Normanwells 1843TA ; this is on the boundary with Grainsby parish and Norman may be a rationalisation of nānmann ' no man ' , indicating spring ( s ) claimed by more than one parish or owner , v. wella .