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.

Stanwell

Field in the Parish of Burton and Dalby

Historical Forms

  • Stanwell 1612 Terrier
  • Stanwell Leaes 1605 Terrier

Etymology

Stanwell 1612, Stanwell Furl (onge) 1605, 1612, Stanwell Leaes 1605 (v. leys), Stanwell sycke 1605, 1612 (v. sík)(' the stony - bottomed spring or stream', v. stān, wella)