Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Lydney parish and township with railway station Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Aylburton tithing Bartholomew
Nass House seat Bartholomew
Newarne village Bartholomew
PURTON a tything 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 Lydney 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 Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire 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
Newarne 0 2
Bledisloe 0 2
Aylburton 0 2
Purton 0 2
Viney Hill 0 2
Alvington 5 2
Bream 0 2
Gatcombe 0 1
Hinton 0 2
Blakeney 0 2
Purton 0 2
Parkend 0 2
Hamfallow 0 2
Ham 0 3
Woolaston 1 4
Berkeley 10 5
Bearse 0 1
West Dean 0 2
Awre 0 2
Hill 0 2