Descriptive gazetteer entries

These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Market Weighton. You may be able to find further references to Market Weighton in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
Market Weighton market town and parish Bartholomew
Market Weighton and Arras township Bartholomew
Market Weighton Canal Bartholomew
Weighton, Market Bartholomew

Travel writing

This website includes the complete texts of books describing journeys around Britain, written between the twelfth and nineteenth centuries. Selecting one of the links below will take you to the first reference to Market Weighton within the selected text. This will not always be a description of a visit: travellers often mention places other than where they are, for example as a basis for comparison.

Traveller Section No. of Refs.
William Camden Yorkshire: East and North Ridings 1
Celia Fiennes 1697 Tour: York and Scarborough 1

This website includes two large libraries, of historical travel writing and of entries from nineteenth century gazetteers describing places. We have text from these sources available for these places near your location:

Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Houghton 0 2
Sancton 0 2
Harthill 0 2
Goodmanham 2 2
Shipton 0 2
North Cliffe 0 3
Londesborough 0 2
South Cliffe 0 2
Thorpe le Street 0 2
Newbald 0 2
Harswell 0 2
Everingham 0 2
Hotham 0 2
Burnby 0 2
Hayton 0 2
Nunburnholme 0 2
Etton 0 2
Holme upon Spalding Moor 0 4
Holme on the Wolds 0 2
South Dalton 0 2