[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]
[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]

Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Malton

County Yorkshire
Transcript mal...
Icon description spired church
Icons
  • church
Description faded
Appearances
  • faded
Etymology OE mæðel, 'council' + t.n, 'settlement'
Translation
Earlier editors malton (Gough, OS 1935, Parsons)
Early Maps malto(n) (Angliae Figura); Malton (Totius Britanniae; castle, walls with one gate)
Overwritten no
Attested spelling Malton(e) 1173 YCh 1888, 1219 et passim Ass, (Ald) 1399 YI