These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Kingston upon Hull. You may be able to find further references to Kingston upon Hull in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||Hull||river||Bartholomew||HULL AND HOLDERNESS RAILWAY||a railway||Imperial||HULL AND HORNSEA RAILWAY||a railway||Imperial||HULL AND SELBY RAILWAY||a railway||Imperial||HULL, or KINGSTON-UPON-HULL||a large seaport town||Imperial||HULL (THE)||a river||Imperial||Kingston upon Hull||parliamentary and municipal borough and parish||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 Kingston upon Hull 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.||Arthur Young||Hull||49||Daniel Defoe||Letter 9: Eastern Yorkshire, Durham and Northumberland||16||George Head||Hull||12||George Head||Selby and Goole||11||William Camden||Yorkshire: East and North Ridings||8||Daniel Defoe||Letter 8, Part 3: South and West Yorkshire||7||Daniel Defoe||Letter 8, Part 1: The Trent Valley||5||Celia Fiennes||1697 Tour: York and Scarborough||5||Daniel Defoe||Letter 7, Part 2: East Midlands||4||Daniel Defoe||Letter 8, Part 4: Leeds and North Yorkshire||3||George Head||East Riding||3||George Head||Carlisle and the Solway Firth||3||Daniel Defoe||Letter 10: Lancashire, Westmorland and Cumberland||2||Celia Fiennes||1697 Tour: Hull to Chatsworth||2||Arthur Young||1791 Tour from Cambridgeshire to Birmingham||2||William Camden||Essex and Suffolk||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 1, Part 2: Harwich and Suffolk||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 1, Part 3: Norfolk and Cambridgeshire||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 5 (London), Part 2: The City||1||Daniel Defoe||Appendix to the second volume||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 12, Part 2: Glasgow and central Scotland||1||George Head||North Riding||1||John Wesley||1751-3: Wesley's Marriage; Cornwall Smugglers; Illness and Recovery||1||John Wesley||1763-4: In Scotland Again; Methodist's Wealth; "No Law for Methodists"; Exhausting Days||1||Thomas Pennant||June 26-July 3: Cheshire to the East Riding||1||Thomas Pennant||Appendix VIII: Itinerary||1||Arthur Young||1791 Tour from Birmingham to Suffolk||1|
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