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DALTON-UPON-TEES, a township, in the parish of Croft, union of Darlington, wapentake of Gilling-East, N. riding of York, 5 miles (S.) from Darlington; containing 219 inhabitants. It is situated south of the Tees, on the road from Great Smeaton to Croft; and comprises by computation 1440 acres of land: the Dean and Chapter of York are lords of the manor. The York and Newcastle railway passes to the east of the village.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858.