Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Rosneath a village and a parish Groome

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

Place Type of entry Source
Barber or Barbour a hamlet Groome
Barber, or Barbour hamlet Bartholomew
Baremman an estate, with a mansion Groome
Campsail a bay Groome
Clynder a village Groome
Clynder village Bartholomew
Coulport a hamlet Groome
Coulport hamlet with pier Bartholomew
Cove a charming watering-place Groome
Cove and Kilcreggan, or Kilcreggan and Cove Bartholomew
Easter House former seat Bartholomew
Kilcreggan a coast village Groome
Kilcreggan watering-place Bartholomew
Knockderry Castle 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 Rosneath 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 September 5-17: Inveraray to Edinburgh 2

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
Clynder 0 2
Rhu 0 2
Ardencaple 0 2
Cove 0 2
Shandon 0 2
Kilcreggan 0 2
Helensburgh 0 2
Gourock 0 2
Blairmore 0 2
Fruin 0 2
Coulport 0 2
Ashton 0 2
Strone 0 2
Greenock 18 3
Ardentinny 0 2
Kilmun 0 2
Bannachra 0 2
Sandbank 0 2
Dunoon 0 3
Dunrod 0 2