Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Whalley township and village with railway station Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
ACCRINGTON a town, two townships, two chapel rises, and a subdistrict Imperial
ALTHAM a township-chapelry Imperial
BACOP, or Bacup a town and three chapelries Imperial
Barley-with-Wheatley-Booth township Bartholomew
BARROWFORD a township and a chapelry Imperial
Barrowford Booth township Bartholomew
BAXENDEN a large village Imperial
BOOTHS (Higher) a township Imperial
Booths, Higher and Lower 2 townships Bartholomew
BOOTHS (Lower) a township Imperial
Bowland, Little township Bartholomew
BOWLAND (Little) a township Imperial
BRIERCLIFFE a township and a chapelry Imperial
Briercliffe with Extwistle township Bartholomew
Chatburn township and railway terminus Bartholomew
CHATBURN a township and a chapelry Imperial
Church town with railway station Bartholomew
CHURCH, or Church-Kirk a township-chapelry Imperial
Clayton-le-Moors township Bartholomew
CLAYTON-LE-MOORS a chapelry Imperial
Cliviger township Bartholomew
CLIVIGER a township Imperial
Colcoats hamlet Bartholomew
COLDCOTES a hamlet Imperial
Deadwen village Bartholomew
DEADWIN a village Imperial
Downham township Bartholomew
DOWNHAM a township and a chapelry Imperial
Dunnockshaw township Bartholomew
DUNNOCKSHAW a township Imperial
Extwisle hamlet Bartholomew
Fence ecclesiastical district and village Bartholomew
FENCE-IN-PENDLE a chapelry Imperial
Filley Close hamlet Bartholomew
Foulridge township and railway station Bartholomew
FOULRIDGE a township Imperial
Gannow ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
Goldshaw Booth township Bartholomew
GOLDSHAW BOOTH a township Imperial
Goodshaw ecclesiastical district and village Bartholomew
GOODSHAW a chapelry Imperial
HABERGHAM ALL SAINTS a chapelry Imperial
Habergham Eaves township Bartholomew
HABERGHAM EAVES a township and a chapelry Imperial
Hapton township and railway station Bartholomew
HAPTON a township Imperial
Helmshore village with railway station Bartholomew
Henheads township Bartholomew
HENHEADS a township Imperial
Henthorn hamlet Bartholomew
HENTHORN a hamlet Imperial
Heyhouses township Bartholomew
HEYHOUSES a township and a chapelry Imperial
Higham hamlet Bartholomew
Higham with West Close Booth township Bartholomew
HOLME a chapelry, with a village Imperial
Holme in Cliviger ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
Huncoat township and railway station Bartholomew
HUNCOAT a village and a township Imperial
Hurstwood hamlet Bartholomew
HURSTWOOD a township Imperial
Ightenhill Park township Bartholomew
IGHTENHILL-PARK a township Imperial
Lane Bridge ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
Lanshaw Bridge village Bartholomew
Laund Booth, Old township Bartholomew
LAUND-BOOTH (OLD) a township Imperial
Leagram township Bartholomew
LEAGRAM a township Imperial
Low Moor ecclesiastical district and village Bartholomew
LUMB a chapelry Imperial
Lumb in Rosendale ecclesiastical district and village Bartholomew
MARSDEN a township and two chapelries Imperial
Marsden, Great and Little township Bartholomew
Mearley township Bartholomew
Mitton, Henthorn, and Colcoats township Bartholomew
Nelson town with railway station Bartholomew
NELSON a village Imperial
Newchurch ecclesiastical district and village Bartholomew
NEWCHURCH-IN-PENDLE a chapelry Imperial
Newchurch in Rossendale ecclesiastical district and village Bartholomew
NEWCHURCH-IN-ROSSENDALE a village and a chapelry Imperial
Newchurch with Bacup township Bartholomew
Ogden hamlet Bartholomew
Old Laund Booth township Bartholomew
Oswaldtwistle town and township Bartholomew
Pendle Hill mountain ridge Bartholomew
PENDLETON a township Imperial
Portsmouth village with railway station Bartholomew
PORTSMOUTH a village Imperial
RAWTENSTALL a town and a chapelry Imperial
Read township and village Bartholomew
READ a township Imperial
Reedley Hallows, Filley Close, and New Laund Booth township Bartholomew
Roughlee Booth township Bartholomew
ROUGH-LEE-BOOTH a township Imperial
Sabden village Bartholomew
SABDEN a village Imperial
Simonstone township and railway station Bartholomew
SIMONSTONE a township Imperial
Standen Hall seat Bartholomew
Sykeside village Bartholomew
Towneley hamlet with railway station Bartholomew
TOWNELEY a hamlet, with a r station Imperial
TRAWDEN a village, a township, and a chapelry Imperial
TUNSTEAD a chapelry Imperial
Twiston township Bartholomew
TWISTON a township Imperial
Waterbarn hamlet Bartholomew
WEST CLOSE-BOOTH a hamlet Imperial
WHEATLEY-BOOTH a hamlet Imperial
Wheatley Carr Booth township Bartholomew
Whitewell ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
WHITEWELL a chapelry Imperial
Wiswall township and village Bartholomew
WISWALL, or Wiswell a township, with a village Imperial
Worden Hall seat Bartholomew
Worsthorne ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
WORSTHORNE a township and a chapelry Imperial
Worston township Bartholomew
WORSTON a township Imperial
Yate and Pickup Bank township Bartholomew
YATE AND PICKUP-BANK a township Imperial

Travel writing

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Traveller Section No. of Refs.
William Camden Durham, Lancashire and Westmorland 2
William Camden Shropshire and Cheshire 1
William Camden Yorkshire: East and North Ridings 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
Wiswell 0 2
Billington 0 3
Little Mitton 0 2
Great Harwood 0 3
Langho 0 1
Read 0 2
Great Mitton 0 4
Pendleton 0 2
Dinckley 0 2
Henthorn 0 2
Sabden 0 2
Simonstone 0 2
Clayton le Moors 0 2
Heyhouses 0 3
Hurst Green 0 3
Wilpshire 0 2
Stonyhurst 0 2
Aighton 0 2
Altham 0 2
Bailey 0 2