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.

Mear Ho

Other OS name in the Parish of Kirkburton

Historical Forms

  • Mearehouse(brigge) 1645 WillY 1699 WCR1d


, 1771 M , Mearehouse (brigge )1645 WillY, 1699WCR 1d , the first el . is probably mere ' pool ' ( in the stream by which it stands ) .

Places in the same Parish

Other OS name

Early-attested site