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.

Clifton and Compton

Parish in the County of Derbyshire


This forms a detached parish in Morleyston and Litchurch Hundred. Part of the parish was transferred to Ashbourne in 1934.

Major Settlements