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.


Parish in the County of West Riding of Yorkshire


Stillingfleet itself is in YE 266 across the R. Ouse. Acaster Selby is now a separate civil parish, and united with Appleton Roebuck to form an ecclesiastical parish after the church was built in 1860.