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Survey of English Place-Names

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Wellcoles

Field in the Parish of Saddington

Historical Forms

  • Wellcoles 1601 Terrier 1724 Terrier
  • Wel ( l ) coles m.17 Terrier

Etymology

Wellcoles 1601, Welcol (e) s 1601, 1700, 1724, Wellcolls 1638, 1745, Wel (l) coles m. 17, Wellcoles 1724 (v. wella, cole)