Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Auchtermuchty a town and a parish Groome

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

Place Type of entry Source
Daneshalt or Dunshelt a village Groome
Dunshalt village Bartholomew
Jamaica hamlet Bartholomew
Myres Castle a mansion Groome
Myres Castle seat Bartholomew
Pleasance hamlet Bartholomew
Pleasance a village Groome

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 Auchtermuchty 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.
Robert Gammage Touring central Scotland 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
Dunshelt 0 3
Strathmiglo 1 2
Falkland 5 2
Collessie 0 2
Abdie 0 2
Lindores 0 2
Gateside 0 3
Newburgh 0 2
Abernethy 1 2
Ladybank 0 2
Monimail 0 2
Dunbog 0 2
Kettle 0 2
St Madoes 0 2
Arngask 0 2
Pitlessie 0 1
Leslie 9 2
Inchyra 0 2
Dron 0 2
Glencarse 0 2