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Survey of English Place-Names

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Major Settlement in the Parish of Hayton

Historical Forms

  • Haiton(e) 1086 DB
  • Haitun, Haiton(e), Haytun 12th Warter 1203 Ass 1542 NCWills
  • Heyton 1247 Cl 1532 FF


'Hay farm,' v. heg , tun , and cf. Hayton (Nt, Cu).

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name

Major Settlement