Place:


Calton  West Riding

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Calton like this:

CALTON, a township in Kirkby-in-Malham-Dale parish, W. R. Yorkshire; on an affluent of the river Aire, near the Midland railway, 7 miles SE by E of Settle. Acres, 1,730. Real property, £1,286. Pop., 56. Houses, 12. General Lambert, one of the parliamentarian leaders in the civil wars, was a native.

Calton through time

Calton is now part of Craven district. Click here for graphs and data of how Craven has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Calton itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Calton, in Craven and West Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/11931

Date accessed: 25th May 2017


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