English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Mandeville

Other OS name in the Parish of Wyke Regis

Historical Forms

  • Manwell 1582 Ilch 18
  • Manwells, Manvelle 1841 TA

Etymology

, Manwell 1582 (18) Ilch , Manwells ,Manvelle 1841TA , perhaps ' common well or spring ' , v. (ge)mǣne , wella .