Place:Darton, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameDarton
Alt namesDertonesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 315
Dertunsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 315
Dertunesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 315
TypeVillage, Urban district
Coordinates53.584°N 1.508°W
Located inWest Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
See alsoBarnsley (metropolitan borough), South Yorkshire, England
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

Darton is a village in the Metropolitan Borough of Barnsley (part of South Yorkshire, England), on the border with West Yorkshire. According to the 2001 UK census, it had a population of approximately 14,900. Before 1974 Darton was an urban district in the West Riding of Yorkshire.

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