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.

Heaton

Field in the Parish of Duffield

Historical Forms

  • 1791 EnclA
  • Hetone 1482 MinAcct
  • Heaton 1600 DuLa

Etymology

Heaton 1791(Hetone 1482, Heaton 1600,perhaps'high farm', v. hēah1, tūn)