Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Tankersley parish and township Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bromley hamlet Bartholomew
BROMLEY a hamlet Imperial
Finkle Street hamlet Bartholomew
FINKLE-STREET a hamlet Imperial
Hermit Hill hamlet Bartholomew
Howbrook hamlet Bartholomew
HOWBROOK a hamlet Imperial
Pilley village Bartholomew
PILLEY a hamlet Imperial
Smithy Fold hamlet Bartholomew
Wortley township and village with railway station 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 Tankersley 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.
Daniel Defoe Letter 8, Part 3: South and West Yorkshire 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
Birdwell 0 2
Mortomley 0 2
Thorncliffe 0 2
Hoyland Nether 0 3
High Green 0 2
Thompson Hill 0 2
Lane End 0 1
Potters Hill 0 2
Chapeltown 0 2
Worsbrough 0 2
Elsecar 0 2
Wortley 1 2
Thorpe Hesley 0 2
Ratten Row 0 2
Wentworth 4 2
Stainbrough 0 2
Wentworth Castle 0 2
Whitley 0 2
Hemingfield 0 2
Hood Green 0 2