Early-attested site in the Parish of Great Driffield
- Cheldal(e) 1086 DB
- parva Keldale 1202 FF
- Kendall 1828 Langd
Kendale Ho is Cheldal (e )1086 DB, parva Keldale 1202 FF, Kendall 1828 Langd. 'Valley with a spring,' v. kelda , dæl .According to Nicholson (65) there is a spring in the valley called Kendal Well.