Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Burton parish and township Bartholomew

This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Burton.

Place Type of entry Source
Puddington township and village Bartholomew
PUDDINGTON a village and a township Imperial

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 Burton 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.
Celia Fiennes 1698 Tour: Cheshire and Lancashire 1
Thomas Pennant Chester to Bunbury 1
Thomas Pennant Lichfield 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
Puddington 0 2
Ness 0 2
Woodbank 0 2
Little Neston 0 2
Willaston 0 2
Ledsham 0 2
Shotwick 1 4
Neston 2 5
Capenhurst 0 2
Connahs Quay 0 3
Little Sutton 0 1
Childer Thornton 0 3
Wepre 0 2
Kelsterton 0 1
Shotton 0 1
Great Saughall 0 3
Great Sutton 0 2
Raby 0 2
Golftyn 0 2
Parkgate 1 2