These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Kirkby Stephen. You may be able to find further references to Kirkby Stephen in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||Kirkby Stephen||market town, parish and township, with railway station||Bartholomew|
This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Kirkby Stephen.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||Hartley||township||Bartholomew||HARTLEY||a township||Imperial||Kaber||township||Bartholomew||KABER||a township||Imperial||Nateby||township||Bartholomew||NATEBY||a township||Imperial||Pendragon Castle||ruined fortress||Bartholomew||Smardale||township and railway station||Bartholomew||SMARDALE||a township, with a r station||Imperial||Soulby||township and village||Bartholomew||SOULBY||a township-chapelry, with a village||Imperial||Waitby||township||Bartholomew||WAITBY||a township||Imperial||Wharton||township||Bartholomew||Winton||township and hamlet||Bartholomew||WINTON||a township||Imperial|
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 Kirkby Stephen 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||Durham, Lancashire and Westmorland||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 8, Part 4: Leeds and North Yorkshire||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 10: Lancashire, Westmorland and Cumberland||1|
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