Names from historical writing:

The following appear as names for Middlesbrough. Follow the links for what the author actually said:

Name Author Source
MIDDLEBOROUGH George Head A Home Tour through the Manufacturing Districts of England in the Summer of 1835 (New York: Harper and Brothers, 1836).
MIDDLESBOROUGH John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (Edinburgh: A Fullarton & Co., 1870-72).
MIDDLESBROUGH John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).

NB: These variant names come from our collections of historical travel writing and descriptive gazetteers: