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 Grinton

Historical Forms

  • Kirton 1298 YI
  • Kerton 1301 LS 1646 Grinton


The forms are too late for any certainty.