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.

Gt Holwell & Lt Holwell

Field in the Parish of Long Bredy

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA
  • 1 claus ' iuxta Hollewell ' 1447 MinAcct


Gt Holwell & Lt Holwell(1 claus' iuxta Hollewell' 1447,'hollow stream, stream in a deep valley', v. hol1 orhol2, well(a))