Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Kinloss a small parish with a hamlet Groome

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

Place Type of entry Source
Findhorn a seaport village Groome
Findhorn (or Invererne) village with harbour Bartholomew
Grange Hall seat Bartholomew
Grange Hall a modern mansion Groome
Sea Park a good modern mansion Groome
Sea Park seat 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 Kinloss 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 Scotland: North of the Antonine Wall 2
Thomas Pennant Appendix II: Of Elgin and the Shire of Murray 2
Daniel Defoe Letter 13, Part 2: Dundee, Aberdeen and the Highlands 1
Thomas Pennant Tyringham to Woburn 1
Thomas Pennant Ampthill to Luton 1
Thomas Pennant August 14-18: Inverness and the Black Isle 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
Findhorn 0 2
Forres 11 3
Rafford 0 2
Culbin 0 2
Alves 0 2
Altyre 0 2
Dyke 0 2
Burghead 0 2
Pluscarden 0 2
Brodie 0 2
Darnaway 0 2
Dallas 0 2
Hopeman 0 2
Duffus 0 2
Lossie 0 2
Lochloy 0 1
Dunphail 0 2
Relugas 0 2
Covesea 0 2
Elgin 19 3