stow of wedele

Stow of Wedale

Stow of Wedale The parish, Stow of Wedale or Wedele developed in what became the county of Midlothian, located in the central Lowlands. By most accounts, it seems that Wedale is derivative of the Old English words “wēoh (or...

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Orkney Islands

Origins

Wah-dell or Waddle? It might not have seemed to cross your mind, as a Waddell of today, to think that Waddell was pronounced any other way than the drawn out “Wah-dell” that most of us stateside have come to know. It rings of...

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