These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Looe. You may be able to find further references to Looe in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||Cober, or Loo||rivulet||Bartholomew||Loo||river||Bartholomew||Looe||railway station||Bartholomew||Looe||river||Bartholomew||LOOE||a sub-district||Imperial||LOOE ISLAND||an extra-parochial island||Imperial||Looe Island (or St George's Island)||Bartholomew|
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 Looe 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||Cornwall and Devon||2||Celia Fiennes||1698 Tour: Plymouth to Penzance||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|
|Lanteglos By Fowey||0||2|