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.

Welbank Welkeld lees

Field in the Parish of Brougham

Historical Forms

  • Welbank Hy5 Brm
  • Welkeld lees Hy5 Brm

Etymology

Welbank Hy 5, Welkeld lees(v. wella, banke, kelda, lǣs)