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.

Stickelewell Md

Field in the Parish of Motcombe

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA
  • Stickle Well Meade 1609 LRMB


Stickelewell Md(Stickle Well Meade 1609, v. well(a)'spring, stream', first el. probablysticol'steep', i.e.'with steep banks')