Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Seal (or Seale) parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Netherseal village Bartholomew
Oakthorpe and Donisthorpe township Bartholomew
Overseal village Bartholomew
Overseal village Bartholomew
Seal, Nether and Over township 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 Seal 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 Lichfield 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
Netherseal 0 1
Overseal 2 2
Donisthorpe 0 2
Moira 0 2
Linton 0 2
Chilcote 0 2
Ashby Woulds 1 0
Stretton En le Field 0 2
Oakthorpe 1 2
Church Gresley 0 2
Castle Gresley 1 2
Rosliston 0 2
Lullington 0 2
Coton in the Elms 0 2
Caldwell 0 2
Gresley 0 1
Willesley 0 2
Blackfordby 0 2
No Mans Heath 0 2
Swadlincote 0 2