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.

Bolton upon Swale

Major Settlement in the Parish of Bolton on Swale

Historical Forms

  • Boletone 1086 DB
  • Bo(h)eltona 1184 RichReg 1280 Ass
  • Bolton c.1300 RichReg
  • Bolton oppon Swale 1403 YI


v. boðltun .

Places in the same Parish