Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Tibbington Bartholomew
Tipton town and parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bloomfield village Bartholomew
Dudley Port village and railway junction Bartholomew
DUDLEY-PORT a village Imperial
Great Bridge village with railway station Bartholomew
Horseley Heath hamlet Bartholomew
HORSELEY-HEATH a hamlet Imperial
Ocker Hill ecclesiastical district and railway station Bartholomew
OCKER-HILL a hamlet and a chapelry 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 Tipton 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.
George Borrow Introduction; Norfolk to Chester 2
Charles Wesley Jan. 1 - Apr. 30, 1744: London to Newcastle 1
Charles Wesley Sept. 2 - Dec. 31, 1746: The Midlands and the North-East 1
Charles Wesley Jan. 1 - Aug. 26, 1751: London to Bristol and the north 1
John Wesley 1743: Wesley Refused Sacraments at Epworth; Cornwall and the Scilly Isles 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
Horseley Heath 0 2
Ocker Hill 0 2
Dudley Port 0 2
Black Country 0 1
Princes End 0 2
Tividale 0 2
Bradley 1 2
Coseley 0 2
Kates Hill 0 2
Deepfields 0 2
Moxley 0 2
Woodsetton 0 2
Sandwell 0 1
Upper Gornal 0 1
Bilston 1 2
Wednesbury 35 2
West Bromwich 3 3
Dudley 10 3
Lower Gornal 0 2
Wood Green 0 1