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.

Holy Well

Other OS name in the Parish of Nevill Holt

Historical Forms

  • Our Lady's Well 1798 Nichols 1831 Curtis


, 1824 O ; it is Our Lady 's Well 1798 Nichols, 1831Curtis , alluding to the Blessed Virgin Mary , v. hālig , wella .