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.

Darliston

Major Settlement in the Parish of Prees

Historical Forms

  • Derloueston 1199 SAS2/X
  • Derelaweston' 1255–6 Ass
  • Derlawston 1291–2 Ass
  • Derlawston 1308 Ipm 1327 SR
  • Darlaston 1577 Saxton 1655 SAS1/XLVII 1695 Morden
  • Darleston(e) 1721,61 PR(L)

Etymology

'Deorlāf's estate', v. tūn . There are two instances of this name in St.

Places in the same Parish