Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Sefton (or Sephton) parish and township with railway station Bartholomew
Sephton Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Aintree township with railway station Bartholomew
Crosby, Little coastal township Bartholomew
Crosby, or Great Crosby coastal town and township with railway station Bartholomew
Ford hamlet Bartholomew
Ince Blundell township and seat Bartholomew
INCE-BLUNDELL a village and a township Imperial
LITHERLAND a township, a chapelry, and a subdistrict Imperial
Litherland (or Waterloo) coastal township Bartholomew
Lunt township Bartholomew
LUNT a township Imperial
Netherton township and village Bartholomew
NETHERTON a township, with a village Imperial
Orrell and Ford township Bartholomew
ORRELL and FORD a township Imperial
SEAFORTH a village and a chapelry Imperial
Stand Park seat Bartholomew
Thornton township Bartholomew
Waterloo with Seaforth town Bartholomew

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 Sefton 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 2

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
Thornton 0 2
Lunt 0 2
Ford 0 2
Litherland 0 2
Netherton 0 2
Orrell 0 2
Great Crosby 0 3
Blundellsands 0 1
Waterloo 0 3
Ince Blundell 0 2
Little Crosby 0 2
Seaforth 0 2
Bootle 0 2
Maghull 1 2
Aintree 0 2
Altcar 0 2
Hightown 0 2
Lydiate 0 2
Walton Junction 0 2
Melling 0 3