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.

St Ives Well

Other OS name in the Parish of Pontefract


, cf. St Ives Closes 1716PontCD 206 , a well named probably from St Ivo ( as in St Ives, Hu 221 ) , v. wella .