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.


Early-attested site in the Parish of Oakford

Historical Forms

  • Mildedona 1086 DB
  • Middelton 1242 Fees759
  • Middeldon(e) 1242 Fees792 1249 Ass 1279 Ipm


'Middle hill,' v. dun .