Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Skipsea coastal parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bonwick township Bartholomew
BONWICK a township Imperial
Brough Bartholomew
Dringhoe, Upton, and Brough township Bartholomew
DRINGHOE, UPTON, AND BROUGH a township Imperial
ULROME a township-chapelry Imperial
UPTON a hamlet 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 Skipsea 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.
Thomas Pennant June 26-July 3: Cheshire to the East Riding 2
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
Skipsea Brough 0 1
Dringhoe 0 2
Bonwick 0 2
Upton 0 2
Ulrome 0 2
Dunnington 0 2
Beeford 0 2
Lissett 0 2
Bewholme 0 1
Nunkeeling 0 2
Barmston 0 2
Gembling 0 2
Gransmoor 0 2
North Frodingham 0 3
Fraisthorpe 0 2
Moor Town 0 2
Great Kelk 0 2
Foston on the Wolds 0 2
Catfoss 0 2
Hornsea 3 2