Skerry Well

Skerry Well LAR W NO435071 1 165m

Scurry Park 1808 Gilston House Plans 2 [the field beside the wood in which Skerry Well is situated]
Skerry Well 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn

? Sc scurry + Sc wall

‘Scabby, stunted’ (see Elements Glossary s.v.); it perhaps referred originally to the small wood (with ‘Quarry’ on OS 1856) in the south-east corner of which Skerry Well is situated.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 2