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.

Halloughton Dumble

Early-attested site in the Parish of Halloughton

Historical Forms

  • Halton dale 1556 EcclComm
  • Hawtondal 1666 ib


Halloughton Dumble is so named c. 1825 (O.S.). v. infra 279.It is no doubt identical in site with Halton dale 1556EcclComm , Hawtondal 1666 ib. v. dæl , dalr . It appears as Niwatunes-broc , Niwantunes-broc in the boundaries of Southwell and Fiskerton in BCS 1029. In post-Conquest times there is no sign of any place called Newton in the neighbourhood of this brook.

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement