Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Topcliffe parish, township, and village with railway station Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Asenby, Aisenby, or Azenby township Bartholomew
ASENBY, Aisenby, or Azenby a township Imperial
Azenby township Bartholomew
Baldersby township with railway station, and seat Bartholomew
BALDERSBY a township and a chapelry Imperial
Catton township and village Bartholomew
CATTON a township Imperial
Dalton township Bartholomew
DALTON a township Imperial
Dishforth township and village Bartholomew
Elmire with Crakehill township Bartholomew
Maiden Bower Bartholomew
MARTON-LE-MOOR a township-chapelry Imperial
Newby hamlet Bartholomew
NEWBY a hamlet Imperial
RAINTON-CUM-NEWBY a township Imperial
Rainton with Newby township Bartholomew
Skipton Bridge ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
SKIPTON-BRIDGE, or Skipton-upon-Swale a township and a chapelry Imperial
Skipton upon Swale township 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 Topcliffe 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 2
Charles Wesley Jan. 1 - Aug. 26, 1751: London to Bristol and the north 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
Newby 0 2
Asenby 0 3
Maiden Bower 0 1
Catton 0 2
Eldmire 0 2
Rainton 0 2
Carlton Miniott 0 2
Baldersby 0 2
Dalton 0 2
Skipton on Swale 0 3
Dishforth 0 2
Cundall 0 2
Crakehill 0 1
Sowerby 1 2
Sand Hutton 3 5
Howe 0 2
Thirsk 8 2
Melmerby 0 2
Norton le Clay 0 2
Fawdington 0 2