Lady Well

Lady Well BMO W NO376241 1 351 85m NOF

    the Lady Well 1845 NSA ix, 580 [the name is evidence that ‘the springs have obviously served, in other days, a more dignified and important end than the practical and economical one to which they are now applied’]
    Lady Well 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

Sc or SSE lady + Sc wall or SSE well

“A well dedicated to St Mary, ‘Our Lady’”; the dedication was no doubt influenced by the presence of Cistercians at Balmerino, whose chief patron saint was St Mary.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 4