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.

South Dalton

Major Settlement in the Parish of South Dalton

Historical Forms

  • Delton 1086 DB
  • Dalton, Daltun 1166 P
  • S(o)uth Dalton 1259 Ass 1297 LS


'Valley farm,' v. dæl , tun and North Dalton supra 168.

Places in the same Parish