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|"Barton" is an archaic word for "farmyard"
Written by Graciela
(2/11/2013 2:30 a.m.)
in consequence of the missive, barton, penned by Stephanie
See the link below about Devon place-names, explaining the origin of Barton. "Barton has survived as the name of homesteads all over Devon". Remember that Barton Park was in Devonshire? There are other places named Barton in the UK, look it in Wikipedia, for example.
|Origins of Devon Place-Names|
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