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.

de Carleton '

Field in the Parish of Cabourne

Historical Forms

  • de Carleton ' 1332 SR
  • Carleton plasse 1445 AASR
  • Carletone Thyng 1445 AASR

Etymology

de Carleton' 1332(p), Carleton plasse, Carletone Thyng 1445(named fromthe Carleton family, cf. Roger de Carleton' 1332, with place and þing'possession, property')